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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Here's a toast to a fantastic 2022.  May the new year bring peace, good health, and prosperity to all of you and your families.Once again Alaska is in a deep freeze, but fortunately we are not still living on the homestead in Healy; they have -49 and 11 feet of...

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving.  With Christmas fast approaching, I'm sure everyone is busy and hopefully in the holiday spirit.In Alaska Thanksgiving brought snow, 4 to 5 feet in Homer but fortunately we only got 8 inches.  However we now have a foot of...

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Happy Veteran’s Day

Happy Veteran’s Day

All is well in the Last Frontier, the snow is lazily falling and the outside temperatures are back above 0.In our last blog, we mentioned the prices of our first four books, published by MindStir Media, are extremely overpriced at Amazon.  Our efforts to get the...

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It’s almost All Hallow’s Eve

It’s almost All Hallow’s Eve

Here it is already mid-October.  The Cottonwood trees are once again bare with their golden brown and yellow leaves blanketing our entire yard and garden.We still haven't planted the garlic but we haven't given up on doing so before the snow sets in. With the...

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We’re back

We’re back

Our Covid is finally almost gone, however our brains are not completely back so we haven't done any writing.Our weather is beautiful but chilly; typical fall weather for Alaska.  Most of the communities around us have had their first snow but fortunately Ninilchik...

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Notes from the Far North

Notes from the Far North

It's almost the Labor Day weekend, the last celebration of the summer season.  The fireweed has topped out and the leaves are turning yellow and  blanketing the ground.  The birds have returned looking for the suet and seeds, which of course we immediately put...

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Fall is just around he corner

Fall is just around he corner

Here it is August already.  Lately time seems to just fly by.  July was a busy month with many of our families visiting us here in Alaska; some of which we haven' seen in decades.  It was great to give hugs and tell them we love them.Fall is coming on fast and...

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Greetings from the Far North

Greetings from the Far North

Our new book, "Alaska's Mysterious Man"  is finally available from Amazon: $9.99 for a paperback and $2.99 for an ebook.Chuck is in the midst of writing his "Hollow Log'' book; the writing is coming along nicely, and hopefully it will be available before...

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