Monthly Archives: February 2012

Skiing, At Last

Since I’ve lived in Anchorage for over a year now, and the weather has returned to more normal winter temperatures instead of unbearably frigid ones, I found myself out of excuses. It was time to take some ski lessons. I’ve … Continue reading

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Love Bugs

Tuesday of this week, of course, was Valentine’s Day. I’ve always thought that it was a bit silly for elementary school kids to exchange valentines on this “holiday” that is really not a holiday but is something dreamed up by … Continue reading

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My Husband, the Musher

I have to admit that before moving to Alaska, I hadn’t heard the term “musher” very often. And no wonder, it’s not an activity that many people undertake – mushing sled dogs. It’s pretty much an Alaskan thing, and it … Continue reading

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I Think My Backyard Is Going to Disappear Entirely

Here’s the good news: the severe cold snap appears to have finally ended. Yesterday it was an amazing 34 degrees, and, coupled with the longer daylight hours, was a glorious day. The day before that it had warmed up to … Continue reading

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