Friday, April 23, 2021

Day By Day

 In my work life, the second half of the month is usually much less busy than the first.
But for some reason this month, I am still super busy with work and have not had much time to play.

We have gone for a few drives, later in the afternoon,
the views have been beautiful.
I wish we could stop and photograph every spring blooming tree,
but it would involve a lot of turning the car around so I just enjoy them as we go by.
I captured a few...




- we were able to stop for this pink Cherry Blossom -


and this although I don't know what it is.
Could it be a "red" cherry blossom, the flowers look the same,

There is almost always time for a spin around my favorite lake...
Lake of the Lilies

where I found this Mallard sleeping...

I must have startled him and he popped open his eye to see what all the fuss was about.

This Red Winged Black Bird was a busy beaver, jumping from one rock to another.
I really enjoy coming here, 
there is always something fun to see and photograph.

That's it for today, I hope you all have a day filled with sunshine and joy!

12 comments:

  1. Oh my those cherry blossom pictures were just exquisite!

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  2. Hi Debbie,
    Your photos are beautiful!!.. I wonder what that second tree was the purple one? It's beautiful!... As is that Mallard Duck! He's gorgeous!

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  3. I always enjoy your visits to the Lake of the Lilies too, Debbie. The blossoms are breath-taking.

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  4. Such gorgeous photos! I feel like I could reach right through the screen and touch them!

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  5. Beautiful flowering trees. Spring is just overflowing with beauty.

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  6. Those are some beautiful blooming trees!

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  7. Always love the photos get while driving. The Cherry blossom's are lovely and I do think it may be a orange red Cherry Blossoms.
    I liked the photo of the Mallard sleeping and a beautiful shot of the Red Winged Black Bird.
    Blessings and hugs!

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  8. Oh my goodness these are great captures all of them! Thanks for sharing them with us.

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  9. I so wish the flowering trees could last much longer myself, they are so gorgeous!
    It's great to have a place so close by that you can go and enjoy the birds!

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  10. Beautiful trees! We just had a couple of freezes so we're struggling to even plant anything yet and lost the buds on some young trees. Love the one-eye photo! Red-wings are everywhere at the moment.

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  11. Beautiful captures to give us a lots of smiles today :) Good to get away from work, good way to relax after being so busy.

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  12. The cherry blossom is fabulous isn't it.
    Lovely selection of photographs.

    All the best Jan

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