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We’re still here! Just busy, as ever…

Wow. Started thinking about, or I should say, remembering this blog a few weeks ago. So I got on it today and saw with a shock that our last entry was 2012! Oh my. I hadn’t realized time had been … Continue reading

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Scenic Sunday: You choose

Low-angle sun at 30 below zero can provide some beautiful shots, giving you a nice feeling for what it is like on the compound now: Here, for contrast, are some photos taken in a different month:   At this time … Continue reading

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Bird’s Day Thursday: No Turkeys Here

Happy Thanksgiving to all our readers from the USofA. As today is Bird’s Day Thursday, it’s natural to consider that avian symbol of this feast day, the turkey. Turkeys don’t reach anywhere close to Alaska, however. Another member of the … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Tundra and Taiga: Tundra & Taiga Together

Here we very definitely are showing both tundra and taiga. This is from one of our favorite sites; it provides a magnificent overview of where we live. We are looking almost directly north to the Alaska Range; the defile is … Continue reading

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Scenic Sunday: Waiting for the warmth…

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Side-tracked Saturday: just slightly misspelled

A headline from the front page of today’s New York Times: In China, ‘Audi’ Means ‘Big Shot’ Always count on the Times to make it clear for those of you who hadn’t been in the know……

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Tuesday’s Tundra & Taiga: Do you feel lucky? Well, do you?

Two sets of these signs, this one and on the other side of the road, go up here in Paxson each October.  A matching set appears at the other end of the Denali Highway, in Cantwell. The last winter fatalities … Continue reading

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