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So Long, Farewell

After much thought and consideration, I’ve decided to stop blogging. Technically I haven’t been blogging too much lately anyway. But I want to make it official. Here’s why. My family and I have been in Alaska for nearly three years … Continue reading

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August Adventures

Summer has flown by, as usual. Each summer seems to be busier than the last. But I can’t complain, we had amazing weather and some fantastic experiences. Since my last post nearly a month ago, we’ve had lots going on … 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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Yes, We Are (Were) Hot

We did, in fact, set another weather record. On Tuesday of this week, we broke the record high at an official 81 degrees. My car actually registered 84 degrees in one part of town. And at one of the smaller … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Sun

This has got to be another record – it is in my book anyway. We have had day after day of sunny, 70-degree weather and it has been fantastic. We’ve thrown the windows open to cool the house and headed … Continue reading

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Forget Spring, Summer Is Here

I’ve taken the flannel sheets off the beds, pushed my wool socks to the back of the sock drawer, and can walk outside without a jacket. In Alaska, that means summer time is here. The snow is completely gone and … Continue reading

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School Activities, a Stomach Bug, and an Adventure in Nebraska

So maybe I wasn’t realistic when I stated that I would blog once a week. I just can’t seem to find the time to blog more than once or twice a month, apparently. Maybe, hopefully, I can blog more often … Continue reading

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