Nature’s child.

Nature’s child.

We just got back from the most delightful camping trip with our most delightful friends. We got the best of the weather and had the best of times. We met up later in the evening on Monday night and enjoyed a campfire and catching up after a few weeks of not seeing each other! The […]

with a little fishing and hiking.

with a little fishing and hiking.

This past weekend, Ben and I did what we do best, enjoy some adventures. We decided to stick local and hit up some new places.   First, we stopped in on Tuesday at Tanaina Lake to try our hand at pike fishing. Both of us had never done this, although Ben had fished lots of […]

a weekend of fancy.

a weekend of fancy.

This past weekend, I felt very fancy as I partook in very fancy things like plays and canoeing and restauranting. What a dream!   On Friday evening, I was blessed to get to hang out with one dear friend and a few new friends all the while seeing the musical, Chicago, at the Matsu College. You […]

the alet cure

the alet cure

To cure yourself from ALET (both the one participating and the one left at home), add: 1 part hiking  1 part fishing 1 part bonfire-ing Generous helpings of yummy foods, snuggles, and sleeping…  After four days of this regimen, one should find themselves successfully cured from the madness of alet!

spruce hens & trout. the perfect weekend!

spruce hens & trout. the perfect weekend!

Ben, Ruby & I headed down to the Swanson River area for some fishing and bird hunting. We were not so excited when we woke up to poooooring rain… but we loaded up the Bubaru and headed down south! We ate a gourmet lunch at the Freds in Soldotna, scoped out the perfect camp site, […]

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 […]

Fly fishing in our new canoe!

  We woke up Saturday morning wanting to partake in an adventure but not sure what to do… camping, rafting, hiking? What really was on our hearts was fly fishing and canoeing but alas we did not have a canoe. So I said, “Ben while you are on craigslist looking for a new truck… why […]