Here in Alaska, everywhere you look in the summer, you see fireweed. It grows all over the place, and I think it is really too pretty to call it a weed! Don’t you?
Archives for June 2011
Two years ago, almost to the day, I wrote this post about why I love technology. Well last night, we had a repeat. For the first time in 75 days, I got to see my hubby’s face.
Some days, it really bites to be a military family. One day, you might be going along doing your thing, having a nice day, when suddenly something happens….. you hear something, you see something, and it just knocks the wind out of you. Today was one of those days for me.
When it comes to brownies, there seem to be two camps. The fudgy or chewy brownie camp, and the cake-like brownie camp. I am of the chewy camp, and these are my favorite brownies.
Fairbanks continues to get under my skin, and embed itself deeply into my heart. This weekend, Fairbanks had the Midnight Sun festival. Several streets and blocks were barricaded off, and tents, stages and displays went up. Every block had something going on. There was a “break dancing” stage. One of several bands. There were Roller […]
Happy Father’s Day to the Daddy that lives in this house….when the army doesn’t take him far away. With his own father. And his father before him. My father, with me. And his father. My mom’s father, and his father. And finally, Happy Father’s day to the newest father in our family. Our nephew, Lonnie, […]