Tag Archives: Alaska

Northwest to Alaska Part III

I am grounded. No mushing. Long sunny spring days are the best part of mushing and I can’t go. First I managed a 100% rupture of my right hamstring. Slipped on the ice which was the first part of the … Continue reading

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This is no way to start a week!

Mondays always mean I am dragging my butt because I don’t sleep well Sunday night. My slumber is interrupted several times by sudden wakefulness and it’s not because I have to pee – again. I am not a particularly anxious … Continue reading

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Northwest to Alaska: Part II

I think I will just let the journal entry and pictures do the talking today other than to say the idea was to take advantage of snow machines and move the bulk of our expedition stuff and half the dogs … Continue reading

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Dear Lower 48 Friends

Dear Lower 48 friends, I have been thinking about you a lot while I do chores in jeans and a sweatshirt – in January – in the interior of Alaska. I understand that many of you are, well, freezing your … Continue reading

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Rudy’s Big Day

About an hour ago the dogs were going crazy. I looked out the window but couldn’t see anything. I was in the middle of getting treats for Stew, the outside rabbit, and the chickens so I just carried on. Then … Continue reading

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School and Puppies

Thirty three years ago my high school guidance counselor informed me I wasn’t smart enough to go to college and pursue my desire of being a teacher. I was just a kid then and believed that adults, particularly those who … Continue reading

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Juneau

I know it’s been a while. Have you ever lost your way for a time? Well that’s what happened with me. There are still challenges of course but I am coming to terms with them and finding solutions. The best … Continue reading

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