It’s no secret…

We are very open about the fact that we are moving back to Alaska. The original plan was to leave by May of 2016. Not gonna happen. 😕 Things happen. Sometimes they happen and aren’t what you were planning. In my case, I lost my high paying job (which was a blessing) and took a…

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Coming Together

It is exciting to see things finally coming together. With graduation upon me in two very short weeks, I am doing what I have always done… Working, planning and getting things done. Always thinking a few steps ahead of where I need to be in order to stay on track. Our plans may change, altered…

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“You are a prisoner of your own position”

As I was following my morning ritual (catching up on the various “news” of the day) I came across this article: Thought-Provoking Photographs Of People Living Alone In The Wilderness This quote pretty much sums up my life over the past 25 years. Tkachenko’s work raises questions about what identity truly means when we are…

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It has begun…

Today was the first day of what will be a year-long process for me. The end result will be another degree (as if two are not enough) and another certification. By March of 2016 I will have an AAS in Environmental Horticulture and I will be eligible to sit for the Certified Professional Horticulturist exam…

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2015 – A year of possibilities and preparation

My head has been swimming. So many ideas, so many plans. I am not really sure where to start. Well, I am sure where to start but it is all very overwhelming at the moment. We are seriously vying for a spot on the next episode of hoarders. This picture doesn’t even scratch the surface!…

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2014 – OMG what happened!

I have NO IDEA where 2014 went… absolutely NONE!  I sit here scratching my head, looking around the mess that is this house and wonder what happened.  It isn’t like Fred and I went out and played (okay well maybe we played a little). We actually worked – A LOT! As for me, I spent…

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