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Independence Day

This was our first time watching the fireworks from the lake (part of the annual Mark Twain Lake Rodeo).  It was a beautiful evening with at least a hundred boats waiting for the event to begin.   25 more words


Summer Sunset

Our favorite time to cruise the lake is at sunset.  Like all of the Missouri lakes, the sunsets at Mark Twain Lake are absolutely stunning.  No matter how many times we see the sunsets, I am compelled to take pictures to capture that moment since no two sunsets are ever the same.


Lake Reflections

The stamp ‘On the Lake’ is a such a lovely stamp, a whole scene in itself. I featured it with a sunset behind it here… 196 more words

Penny Black Stamps

Light a candle

The second in my ‘Winter Warmth’ series again features a simple watercolour background with watercoloured die-cut images in the foreground. For yesterday’s card I stamped the background image on cold pressed watercolour paper so there would be a bit of texture showing through. 270 more words

On The Lake

On the lake

All this week and next Penny Black is sharing sneak peeks of the new ‘Festive Wishes’ release. As usual there are beautiful stamps and dies, some which don’t need to be reserved only for Christmas. 176 more words

Penny Black Stamps

On The Lake Summer Part 2

Transition to retirement has allowed me to spend summer as I did when I was young. Labor Day meant the start of school & time to go home. 395 more words

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Fishy Business

I’m not sure if there’s anything more relaxing than spending the day in the middle of the lake fishing and working on your tan. While I’m new to lake fishing, I’ve always enjoyed casting my line off the end of a dock or over the side of a bridge. 257 more words