Category Archives: Alaska

Chasing Alaskan Twilight

Only two weeks since I last pounded the Anchorage pavement and what a difference! Bright green lawns, the dirty piles of snow finally melted into dusty trails along the sides of the roads, the floatplane harbor ice-free for the season, … Continue reading

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A Year of Travel Gems

Rolling into a new year spurs looking ahead to fresh adventures and travels, lingering in quirky cafes, and discovering unseen vistas. Now that 2011 is finally here, I am chomping at the bit to be lacing up my hiking boots … Continue reading

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Alaska Photos Posted

I have finally reviewed all my photos of Alaska and must admit, I was a bit trigger-happy with the camera! However, you’ll understand why. Alaska is stunning in the fall. So here are my photos of my weekend in Anchorage, … Continue reading

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A Stunning Alaskan Drive

Alaska in the fall is glorious. All oranges and yellows, subtle shades of greens, dusty purples, and a palette of browns and grays. Most of the deciduous trees have already shed their leaves, but the few who cling on into … Continue reading

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Anchorage – A Magical Alaskan Kingdom

This is my last night in Alaska on what has been a whirlwind of a family visit. The entire weekend’s focus was to visit my aunt and cousin, yet we still managed to fit in almost the entire classic Alaskan … Continue reading

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The Month Ahead

A quick update on this crazybusy month ahead. (Yes, “crazybusy” is a word and yes, I invented it!) I flipped from September to October in my calendar today and realized just how much I have to look forward to! This coming … Continue reading

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Poetical Remembrances of Alaska

My mind has lately taken up residence in the dramatic and beguiling geography of Alaska. Lately I’ve been planning upcoming trips to Las Vegas and Iceland, but a recent development in the health of a beloved aunt has shifted my … Continue reading

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