I have always been in awe at the mysterious beauty of Pactola Lake in the Black Hills of South Dakota. For anyone that’s been there, you know what I mean…especially for it’s deep blue-green color on a still day. When talking to friends and family about it and going to it’s Visitor Center, I learned there was an old mining town and resort beneath it. Before that, the land belonged to the Sioux Indians. To read more and how this lake now protects the people of Rapid City and vicinity, see PactolaLake.com.
Everywhere we go on our travels, our Dog sits like this whenever he sees a flag. Every single time..even when we don’t know when a flag is flying. Some say he loves the colors. Some say he loves the flag….and maybe he respects and knows what it represents. Whatever the case, he makes us think about the flag and how thankful we are for this great great Country and everything it represents. We love our special boy so much!! Happy 4th Of July, Everyone!! #ThankfulForThisCountry #ItsNotAboutPolitics #ItsAboutFreedom #ItsAboutLoveForThisLandAndEveryoneAndEverything #Happy4thOfJuly