The first is my old friend the Chestnut backed chickadee. Often overlooked, but still a pretty little bird:
Chestnut Backed Chickadee by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
The second - a pleasant surprise while walking around a nearby lake. A Cedar Waxwing!
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Cedar Waxwing at Burnaby Lake by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
Made for a great wander around our local natural area!
Comments and critiques always welcome!