Category Archives: Alaska Travels

Weekend in Talkeetna

Remember that quirky TV show Northern Exposure, set in fictional Cicely, Alaska? We went there last weekend. Or went to the town that was the inspiration for the show, anyway, according to some. The little town of Talkeetna, with about … Continue reading

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My Fish Was This Big!

Ahh, summertime. Soaking up sunshine, swatting mosquitos, taking road trips. Telling the teenagers to get off the internet. Taking the teenagers to get driver’s permits. And watching my son catch a fish nearly as big as I am. This pretty … Continue reading

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Christmas, Cooper Family Style

OK, here’s the post I was working on yesterday, in its entirety. We were sad to be so far away from extended family at this time of year, but it sure was fun to open the packages they mailed to … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Holiday, A Glacier, and a Missing Snowman

Here it is almost two weeks again since my last post. I really want to post more often, circumstances have been conspiring against me. With the kids in school, you’d think I’d have more time on my hands. I’m still … Continue reading

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An Anniversary, School, Internet Theft and British TV

I realize I haven’t written anything in quite awhile – nearly two weeks have passed since my last post. But now that school is back in session, I’m going to take a little time out of my day and write. … Continue reading

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Traveling to Texas

It’s been awhile since my family and I have traveled – a year, in fact. So we were due some adventure. We weren’t disappointed. Last Thursday we left for Texas, to visit Mark’s family and my brother and his family. … Continue reading

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Fairbanks, the Fair, Fair Weather, and Fine Friends

I really should post more often, because now I have lots to write about, and pictures to post, and I’ll either have one extremely long post or lots of small ones. I think I’ll try to briefly sum everything up … Continue reading

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