cathy & katie: Rendezvous Peak & Alpenglow

cathy & katie: Rendezvous Peak & Alpenglow

Today was amazing! Cathy and I found ourselves on another excellent loop in the Chugach State Park. Cathy graciously picked Ruby and I up this morning at 9am and drove us up to Arctic Valley where we set out for the saddle between Mount Gordon Lyons and Rendezvous Peak (further forth called Rondy Peak because […]

May baby!

May baby!

May is my favorite month, (I think…). And this May has not disappointed! I have enjoyed my birthday, time with friends and family, and wonderful adventures. Some of my bigger adventures were blogged about: McHugh Ridge, Mt. Baldy, Broadway Show with Mom and Jenn, Flat Top Loop, Seattle Trip, and Memorial Weekend. But this blog is about […]

memorial weekend: when it rains, we have fun!

memorial weekend: when it rains, we have fun!

Cathy and I met earrrrrly Saturday morning and loaded up the Subaru and set off for Seward where mom, dad, Jenn, Emma, and Ruby were already having fun and playing in the camper. They had two days of marvelous sunshine at the Seward Rec Camp and Cathy and I were excited to meet up with them […]

adventures in Seattle.

adventures in Seattle.

My coworker, Sara, and I loaded up our suitcases with adventurous spirits and an excitement to learn, and headed down to Seattle this past week for the annual Association of Oncology Social Workers Conference! It was such a fantastic trip! And I felt rather fancy, jet-setting about for work! We left Anchorage, bright eyed and […]

cathy & katie: Flat Top Loop

cathy & katie: Flat Top Loop

Cathy and I could not wait to find ourselves in the hills this past weekend. We set out earrrllly on Sunday morning and started up the Flat Top Trail. The morning was perfect and we quickly got up high, looking out of over Anchorage, the ocean, and Denali peaking up over the fog!     […]

we never go out of style

we never go out of style

For Mother’s Day, Jenn and I (and Ben and Ricky, but not really!) presented our wonderful mother with three tickets to see Sister Act at the Performing Arts Center! 1 of those tickets for her and the other two for her perfect daughters!!!! 😉 So we set out for the matinee showing on Saturday looking […]

Mt. Baldy & Ridge to Blacktail Rocks

Mt. Baldy & Ridge to Blacktail Rocks

Today, Cathy, Amy, and I (along with our trusty sidekicks, Oliver and Ruby) set our eyes on Mt. Baldy in Eagle River. We met at my house at 9am and then drove trusty Matilda the Subaru up to the trailhead (thanks to the handy navigating of Amy)! We set out for the hills; opting to […]

cathy & katie: McHugh Ridge

cathy & katie: McHugh Ridge

I’m pretty positive that I have found my new favorite hike in the entire world, or at least the Chugach. First, it’s no secret that my favorite hikes are ridge hikes and oh man, Cathy and I found ourselves on the most EPIC ridge hike yesterday. We started out earlier than normal and Ruby and […]