Mother Earth does it again in Alaska, and as usual, she makes everything better!
“There is a sunrise and sunset every day. You can choose to get in the way of beauty.” (Laura Dern’s character in Wild) Watching the sun is restorative and I have found that almost anything is better after a dosage of one or the other. I’m one of the lucky ones because this year, I’ve been … More Winter Solstice in the Woods
I love Alaskan fall. Growing up in Georgia, fall was always one of my favorite seasons. I love everything about it-how the cold air fills my lungs, and how seeing the frost on my tent in the mornings reminds me that winter is near. It also reminds me of my childhood, when the family use to … More Biking Denali in the Fall, Take Two
The other day, I found out my great Aunt Sue, 104, has outlived her funeral home; she actually has to figure out another option for her burial desires! The best part is that she comprehends this, and with a little help on seeing the numbers on a phone, she could probably make a lot of … More Outliving Your Funeral Home
Here fishy, fishy, fishy! As usual, dipnetting season is insane! This video doesn’t give the combat environment justice, but it’s so much fun to harvest and process your own food. And when you’re down on your luck, you can always rely on General Lee!