wide open spaces

Last Thursday night, Ben and I said farewell to our house and headed out in search of an Anniversary Adventure! Thursday night was our 4 year Anniversary! Can you believe that?! We spent our first night sleeping next to the Little Nelchina River in an old defunct campground. It was so pleasant to listen to […]

our big 4…

I crave you in the most innocent form. I crave to say good night and give you forehead kisses and to say that I adore you when you feel at your worst. I crave you in ways where I just want to be next to you and nothing more or less. -author unknown happy fourth […]

the great fish harvest

To fill up the freezer, you have to be willing to put in a little hard work and get a little dirt under your nails… or in the case of dipnetting, a lot of hard work, and a lot of sand everywhere! And yet, we love it! Last summer, due to my job, and an […]

The lost blog… Fishing the 1st run

After my week volunteering for Royal Family Kids Camp – Kenai, I was absolutely exhausted! Ben picked me up from Kenai and we went to the Welcome Home Dinner after camp. He picked me up in the camper and had all our stuff ready and food ready and he was absolutely ready for one of […]

Upper Gulkana River: freeeeeeeedom!

It all started with a bromance that led to a dinner of the couples that led to a bear hunting trip that led to a Memorial Weekend raft trip that led to canning extravaganza that led to fishing the kenai that led to the most Epic of all Epic weekends with the most Epic of all Epic […]