the moose is loose.

the moose is loose.

I am authorized to tell you absolutely nothing about this hunt. Except: 1. We had exceptional help from our friends, Ray and Kirsten. Although Ben shot the moose, we shared it 50-50. And it was quite a team effort. 2. Ben and Ray worked super hard to get this monster out of the field. I […]

Karen the Caribou.

Karen the Caribou.

Ben and Dad headed up to the Denali Highway to fill their tier 1 tags. They came back with an awesome cow that Ben named, Karen. And in between they had amazing hikes, awesome stalks, hellish rain, and an amazing time. I didn’t go. Boo. Man, I wanted to but that will have to wait […]

apple explosion.

apple explosion.

Ben and I wandered into our backyard one evening and picked our whole apple tree. Seriously, not a single apple was left, except for a few that had fallen on to the ground to become slug food. We loaded them all in our extra tub sink in the laundry room.   Spiced Applesauce I got […]

home, sweet, home: a new door

home, sweet, home: a new door

I gave Ben a few wishes and to-dos before the baby comes. Fix the broken sink. Check. Hang up a drying rack in the laundry room. Check. And replace the storm door with a legit door. You know, one with a lock. It just felt silly to have an arctic entry that you couldn’t really […]

every morning we goes where we wishes

every morning we goes where we wishes

I was a little sad moving into August. It felt like summer was almost over. And this summer has been so excellent, I didn’t want to leave it behind. We have A LOT! to look forward to this fall but I am not ready to leave the summer and sun (and let’s be honest, it […]