Army Family Team Building | #MilitaryMonday


Army Family Team Building. Those of you in the army world out there…have you ever heard of it? AFTB is a series of great classes offered through local Army Community Services at Army installations, to help empower new (and not-so-new) Army families to succeed. There are three different levels, for personal growth, professional growth and […]

Jerk Chicken Chili | #SundaySupper


This week, the Sunday Supper group is sharing dinners that are quick and simple to put together…as a Back to School feature! We know how crazy it can be with activities when school starts back up. I know in my own homeschooling home, regular things get disrupted, and everything goes haywire until the new routine […]

Berry Picking on the Tundra


In the last couple weeks, I have gone berry picking a couple of times with my new neighbors. The first time we went, we picked wild Raspberries and Blueberries. This time, while there were blueberries everywhere…I chose to focus on the wild cranberries. After all…Autumn is coming, and that means CRANBERRY SAUCE!!! Mmmmm.

The Sea Lions


The first night that we were down in Valdez, after I saw that amazing mama bear and her 4 cubs…and while the menfolk were doing their first stint of salmon fishing, I kept seeing these strange shapes out in the water. I could tell they were some kind of animal because they were moving, but […]