So, I don’t usually do bucket lists, which is surprising because I love lists! I prefer narrowing down to some goals, but really, that is kind of my bucket list. For example: This year, I hope to get to my 4th continent Do a water trip in southeast Alaska Catch my first king See Kodiak … More An Alaskan Outdoor Bucket List
Happy New Year to all of my followers and fellow bloggers! I hope you meet all of your 2014 goals, and do it surrounded by love, peace, and happiness! I know 2014 has begun, but for future reference, here are my tips for how to ring in the New Year like an Alaskan: 1. Unlike … More How to ring in the New Year like an Alaskan
From Free Dictionary bliss (bls) n. 1. Extreme happiness; ecstasy. 2. The ecstasy of salvation; spiritual joy. Etymology: Middle English blisse, from Old English bliss, from blths, from blthe, joyful; see blithe As a child, I found bliss in the pool. I found it when I was dancing. I found it while having birthday … More Bliss=Skiing, What’s Your Bliss?
Earlier in the year, I wrote about visiting Talkeetna in the winter for Buckets, Balls, and a Bachelor’s Auction. This past weekend, I went for my third Talkeetna winter weekend trip and I can’t get enough of that place! This weekend’s combination was yet another perfect combination: The largest classic ski race in Alaska, options … More The Oosik Classic Ski Race, say what?! Talkeetna, Alaska is one of a kind
Whenever you go on a skiing cabin trip without any snowmachiners, you end up pulking. This is where you must pull a sled that is hitched to a harness around your hips so that you can carry a heavier load with things such as wood and beer. Depending on what you need to bring, you … More Pulking and Skiing Winter Bliss near Willow, AK