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Monday, August 16, 2010

Cool Birds


I wondered if summer would ever come. A very long, cold spring made summer hesitate. But these past few days we've had record-breaking temperatures. Wading in the ocean is the best way to cool off. The Canada Geese apparently thought so, too. And a bald eagle is perched on the rock in the very bottom photo, the same eagle seen flying off in the top photo.

I'm not minding the heat at all. I know its days are numbered and I like to soak it in while I can. Visit Mary's blog for more Mosaic Monday photos.

10 comments:

  1. Wading in the ocean does sound like a good way to cool off. We went for a swim in the lake with A. and O.

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  2. Any water source is great for cooling off in the sweltering heat. As a child, Lake Michigan was across town for our cool down trips, now the Pacific Ocean is only about an hour away.

    Love your mosaic! I like to capture the birds at the water too.

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  3. Your pictures are just beautiful, Lorrie! Thanks so much for entering our Heavenly Hostess APRON GIVEAWAY! xo Lidy

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  4. I can almost hear the sound of that ocean, Lorrie. What a nice place to cool off. Cheryl

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  5. Summer showed up here today too. Not record breaking temps, but certainly summery feeling.

    As you say.... we'll enjoy!

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  6. We were certainly on the same wavelength on the weekend. We were at Witty's - it was fantastic!

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  7. I'm with you...let's enjoy summer while we can! Beautiful pic's.

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  8. I just love bird photos Lorrie.
    They are having fun by the sea - amazing!

    take care.

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  9. Have a nice paddle, if the birds will let you.

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  10. Love to see beachy shots, must be the Cancerian crab in me!
    Glad to hear you're enjoying summer now that it has finally arrived.

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