Defying Gravity

My day started out absolutely gorgeous. I awoke early (6:30 am; thanks Ronni 🙄) to sunshine, green trees and sparkling water. After dressing Rhonda in her warmest felted coat and donning my own down jacket, wool hat and gloves, we took an early morning stroll along the beach. It was 34°F. I would’ve happily limitedContinue reading “Defying Gravity”

Did I Mention Squirrels?

It’s easy to tell which trees are home to the feisty, chittering squirrels surrounding the spacious campsites in Quartz Creek Campground. Just look for the piles of decimated spruce cone remnants around the base of the trees. Or ask Rhonda. After 24 hours in our campsite, Ronni has the “squirrel trees” clearly mapped out. AfterContinue reading “Did I Mention Squirrels?”

An Excuse to Ramble

May 9th might seem to be jumping the gun a little on Alaska’s “camping season”, but I had the perfect excuse – and to be honest, I just couldn’t bring myself to wait even one more day! At the conclusion of a 3-day AKC Scent Work trial in Chugiak, AK, (and since I just happenedContinue reading “An Excuse to Ramble”