I’m a Glutton for Punishment

Since we moved to Alaska, I seriously have given up the idea of EVER getting a good night’s sleep on a regular basis. In the summer you don’t want to sleep because it is light all the time. In the cooler months you don’t want to sleep because you have things like this making an…

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Harvesting a Moose

Just a gentle reminder…harvesting an animal is not pretty business. If you are weak-stomached, or don’t know where meat comes from, this is your final warning to skip this post. ~ end public service announcement ~


Opening Day of Moose Season

Over the weekend, my husband and sons and I, headed out to Fort Greely…around a hundred miles south of where we live, to go on a hunting trip. It was opening day of the general season for moose here in Alaska. We saw lots of them, too!


A Successful Caribou Hunt

This weekend my husband went on a hunt with some of his co-workers. I’m happy to say it was a good weekend. And though I love to hunt, sleeping like this is not my idea of a vacation.


2011 – The Year in Review

It’s that time of year again! Time for the second Annual “Year in Review!” This year, we had a “Ya-Ya” Army Sisterhood social…


Hi Ho the Dairy O a-Hunting We will Go!

This post was originally shared over at my old site – MrsMamaHen Last week, we headed out for a hunting and camping trip. Our final destination was 11 miles back into the mountains, and the only way to get there was by way of ATV. Note the little bit of shrubs along the path. That…

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