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Project

Lee and I went to the dump the other day and while he was unloading the car, I went to look at the drop off section to see if there was anything useful.  And there was! Ta Da! I had … Continue reading

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Fresh Veggies

So my absence on the blog has been a result of being holed up on rainy day after rainy day trying to plow through these summer courses.  I’ve been busy, and as I’m not the best student (in terms of quality study … Continue reading

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Dear Lee

Dear Lee, It’s Saturday and you have been gone now for four days.  I’ve been saying all day, I’ve made it half way.  It’s been hard, though not as hard as I thought.  Mostly, I just miss you.  We’ve been … Continue reading

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Welcome Moose!

Last week, Lee and I went to meet Moose, the sweetest dog in the entire world. He came home with us and is living here for a mandatory 2 week trial period before we are allowed to adopt him. But … Continue reading

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Saturday Night

I’ve been sick.  Like, curled up on the couch with tissues scattered around me, moaning kind of sick.  It’s not fun.  We haven’t been able to enjoy the weekend because of it.  But last night, the Northern Lights made a … Continue reading

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Yearning for a Snow Day

We’ve had snow here for over a month now.  In all, we have close to a foot of snow on the ground, and thick patches of snow on the branches of all the spruce trees.  As we don’t really get … Continue reading

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Wanting Memories

I’m spending the morning listening to the radio and preparing stuffing.  The turkey is still frozen (again) though not to the crisis level of last year.  Maybe next year we’ll finally be able to properly defrost a turkey in time … Continue reading

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Alaskan Lingerie

This weekend it got chilly, down to 20 at night!  This prompted me to reach into my drawers of winter clothes and pull out my Alaskan Lingerie – the Flannel Nightie! Here’s a picture.  I’m not wearing it because that … Continue reading

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Spinning At Last!

For my 30th birthday (almost two years ago – yikes!) my parents generously fulfilled my birthday wish by giving me a beautiful spinning wheel.  It’s a Kromski Minstrel in Mahogany stain.  A beautiful, compact, double treadle wheel, it fits perfectly in our small cabin. … Continue reading

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Cranberry Pickin’

It’s that time of year in Fairbanks when the cranberries are ready for picking.  Last year we did no berry picking – we didn’t know where to find them.  I was afraid that this year would be the same, with … Continue reading

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