When Jennifer and I headed to downtown Fairbanks to take pictures on Friday, we took some photos outside a shop with an interesting mural on the wall. What you couldn’t really see from the pictures, was that it was of a giant peacock. You can NOT miss this shop when you drive down the street. […]
Archives for March 2011
Graduation is a special time for any high school student. For homeschoolers, graduation may look a little different…. …Kind of like everything about homeschooling. If we were in a co-op up here like we were in North Carolina, we probably would have had a formal ceremony. But instead, we did what many homeschool families do. […]
Now I know that technically this isn’t a “pie” because it doesn’t exactly have a crust. Instead it has a bed of chocolate cookie crumbs. And that, is heaven.
Today, my family had intended to go tubing at the ski hill, but we got up with two of the menfolk feeling yucky…so my daughter and I headed to the bustling downtown of Fairbanks for some fun! It is a three day dog sledding event. Yesterday the teams raced on a 20 mile route. Today […]
Some people see squirrels along side the road when they are driving home. Here, we certainly see squirrels….but we also see other things. Much, much bigger things. Yesterday, my daughter and I were going home from post, and we saw those large things about half a mile from our house. We were going across a […]
The other day, the kids and I headed to the Ice Park, and experienced the World Ice Art Championship. In Fairbanks, this is a big deal. Fairbanks is famous for its “diamond ice.” It is an ice that has a natural blue hue to it, that is found nowhere else in the world, and people […]