Category Archives: Alaska

I Finally Feel Totally At Home In Baltimore (it only took a polar vortex)

This morning, when we woke up to single digit temperatures (something like -9 with wind chill), we opened our bedroom blinds and saw… ice on the windows!!! I’m home! Hooray! Life is finally normal! I know, a pitiful accumulation of … Continue reading

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10 Years!

Ten years ago today, I stepped off of a plane, having just flown through the night and day and across the country.  My good friend from college and new roommate, Kristen, picked me up at the airport and we drove … Continue reading

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More Alaska Pictures – This Time, By Ezra

Ezra had a hold of my camera for a few minutes and took some fun pictures, some better than I could have done probably.  So here you go, our trip from Ezra’s viewpoint (age 4 1/2). using blackboard chalk on … Continue reading

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More Alaska Pictures (don’t get too excited)

Really, I’m fairly appalled at the lack of pictures from our trip.  I suppose I could claim that I didn’t have the good camera so I was uninspired.  The truth is really more like I just hardly ever remembered to … Continue reading

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As Promised: More Picture from Ellie’s and my trip to Alaska last month

I gave you all the cool Alaska pictures that I took in my last post so it’s pretty much just family pictures from here on out.  So sorry, all you non-family readers! First, we’ll start with all the cousins: Ellie … Continue reading

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Our Trip to Anytown, USA (or really Alaska), April 2012

Ellie and I had a wonderful trip up to Anchorage (Alaska) to visit my family last week.  Lots of people have asked me, “How was your trip to Alaska?”, excited to hear about my trip.  You would assume that we … Continue reading

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And…We’re Back!

We got home Saturday afternoon from a great trip!  We had a wonderful time with my family.  Our flights, while not strictly enjoyable, were relatively easy.  I am convinced that an angel sat in seat 8D on Flight 6, from … Continue reading

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