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Monday, April 26, 2010

Another Outdoor and Watery Wednesday

It's Wednesday again and you know what that means...more photos of our beautiful Province of Manitoba!

First up, though, is a photo of the Red River behind the glorious Canadian flag.



Spring has arrived in the two weeks since we took these photos.  So they look pretty bleak, I'm afraid.

We are back in Lockport, Manitoba, in these photos.




The Red River with a seagull in the foreground.  You will see in the next photo what a seagull really looks like.  They are much prettier than I had ever imagined they could be.




And lastly, my tulips have blossomed!






I hope your Wednesday is as beautiful as mine is here in my corner of the world.  


18 comments:

DymphieM said...

love the lake and your seagull. i'm a novice at watery wednesday, thanks for visiting my blog :)
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p.s. the word verification says: cyceler, how does it know I cycle 20 km/day? *lol*

Tammie Lee said...

lovely to peak into your world and congratulations on your flowers blooming, spring really is here!

George said...

Thanks for sharing your river and tulips with us. Thanks, too, for visiting my site.

joanny said...

Cindy

I never think to take a picture of the Seagulls -- maybe because they fly around here as much as the crows do.. However, now seeing this pristine feathery fish catcher -- I have changed my mind -- this little fellow is quite the looker now isn't he. Thank you for the lovely comment on my blog today.

All lovely photos.

Happy Outdoor Wednesday
Joanny

colorchic said...

Cindy your photos are beautiful! Never have visited your area but looks like a fun place. Thanks for visiting ColorChic! Have a great day!

Ms. Bake-it said...

Great shots. Yes, seagulls are very pretty. I actually had seagulls for my luncheon companions today!

~ Tracy

Anonymous said...

Your tulips are beautiful and that seagull is amazing! He is like you said 'prettier than one would imagine'. I love him! Have a lovely week!

xoxo Sue

Tammy@ A Doctor in the House said...

What kind of camera do you have? That's an awesome picture of the bird! All your pics are so pretty.

me ann my camera said...

Gret Gull photo. It is looking wise and judgmental. He is sure to be observing the surrounding beauty as reflected in your photos. Ann

eileeninmd said...

Great photos, the gull photo is awesome and I love the pretty yellow tulip.

luna miranda said...

the closeup shot of the bird is fabulous! so pretty. thanks for sharing.

Icy BC said...

Beautiful photos, and I like that picture of the seagull!

Greet said...

Cindy,
Love the picture of the seagull! Did you take this?
And your blooming flowers are beautiful!
Cindy,
thank you so much for being my friend and for leaving such a sweet comment on my blogpost of my home in the Beta Plus book!
xx
Greet

ρομπερτ said...

Must have been wonderful to apply every sense available,while enjoying this wonderful place.
Please have you all a nice Wednesday.

daily athens

EG Wow said...

I'm glad spring has now arrived in Manitoba! The tulips are very pretty!

Greet said...

Cindy,
It is me again! I gave you a blog award! I so love to visit your blog and see all about your charming cottage and your family!
xx
Greet
PS See my latest post!

Hero said...

Thank you for visiting me.
your photos are lovely. The segull looks nice, but I have a lot of them outside my bedroom window and they wake me up too early in the morning!
Wlcome to visit me again.

Shellbelle said...

Hi Cindy, thanks for stopping by the Tiki Hut to see my new digs.

You captured that gull beautifully! I miss my early morning walks on the beach and watching all the beach birds, so this pic made me smile.