Monthly Archives: March 2011

Moose on the Loose

We saw this moose this evening, practically in our backyard. I’m still amazed when I see one of these creatures. I’m sure at some point it will become as interesting as seeing a squirrel, but for now it’s still exciting.

Posted in Fun in the Snow, Uncategorized, What I Love About Anchorage | 5 Comments

Spring Is Here! (?)

“Ah yes, springtime in Alaska. Springtime is also known as breakup, the time when rivers, creeks and windshields break.” – Quote from my car insurance agent, when I emailed him about getting the hole in my windshield repaired. Yes, my … Continue reading

Posted in Fun in the Snow | 3 Comments

The House

I have just a few comments about the house – I realize I didn’t say much in my last post, I just threw some pictures out there. I have been so busy unpacking (I’m still unpacking!) and trying to get … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, What I Love About Anchorage | 2 Comments

Iditarod Mania

We took a break from unpacking boxes to attend the ceremonial kickoff of the 39th annual Iditarod, the famous Alaskan dogsled race. Anchorage goes absolutely nuts during this famed event, the “ice and snow superbowl”. We braved the crowds and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Getting Settled

We just got the internet connected today, and I’m taking a short break to post something before I make the three-minute drive to pick up the kids from school. Over the weekend we moved from the apartment to the house … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments