I grew up with a paint brush in my hand. My mother was always starting her next project and I was her sidekick. To this day I still remember going to school with cement on my uniform skirt (picture coming). I had forgotten to change and helped out with laying curbing around my moms latest renovation, a restaurant. Since I was a child, I was always helping my mom out with one renovation after the other. She still inspires me to this day with her never ending projects. I now have my own 🙂 … More Renovation Reverie – The reality of building a home in a remote location
“Most importantly, there are some unique educational experiences going on here. All over Kodiak, in our Elementary schools, Middle School and High School there is magic happening with these inspiring educators.” … More How technology has changed the classroom experience for Kodiak students
“Liebster” is a German word meaning beloved or dearest. In the blogging world, the Liebster Award is online recognition given by bloggers to other new bloggers for enjoying or valuing their work.” … More A Liebster Award and a Big Thank you!
I foresee the next 5 years for our family being a lot of growth, reflection and new adventures. I wouldn’t have it any other way. It is a scary yet exciting time…. … More Dreaming of our Forever Home – thoughts as we approach military retirement
Every transfer season military personnel anxiously wait for their PCS options. We never know what will be on that list, it’s a toss up. … More Military Transfer Season – an Emotional Roller Coaster
I am sure some of the unique qualities of this beautiful island can be found other places, but this is the first I have been exposed to such a different lifestyle.
Remote Island + Alaska wilderness = Adventure … More Only in Alaska. Only in Alaska.