How to Get a Boat Named After You

My husband and I recently took an adventurous trip from our home in Juneau, Alaska up to Wasilla. Because it’s impossible to drive in and out of Juneau, we took hubby’s beloved Dodge onto a ferry, rode the ferry for 4 hours through the Inside Passage to Haines, Alaska, then spent two days driving –…

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A Pure Harvest

Today I did a new thing. I went out to my back yard with a gallon-size plastic bucket, and I filled it with wild rose hips. Then I made rose hip juice… and eventually will make a little bit of jelly, too. It’s fascinating, and truly beautiful, in a way, to go out and harvest…

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What I Learned in November

It’s time for “What I Learned” yet again! Joining Emily’s link party, I’ll share a few things I learned this month. Then you can comment and tell me what YOU learned this month! Okay? November in Juneau is kinda gross. I didn’t know this before I moved to Alaska earlier this year. Do you know…

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What I Learned In October

October was an eventful month around here! Somehow, it’s already the end of the month, and time to link up to Emily Freeman‘s monthly “What We Learned” link party. Here we go! 1. Rather than learned, I was reminded that I am terrible at crafty projects! I should have known better, but I always come back to…

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