Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Would you rather be a member of a world championship sports team or be the champion of an individual sport? Which one would you choose? Well, I like soccer, so I'd probably choose that, but I'm not particularly good at it not to mention you'd have to depend on everyone … Continue reading Question of the Week #8
I always forget about top ten Tuesday, mainly because some of the prompts I don’t like. Yesterday I read a blog post participating in this week’s prompt and I really liked it so I decided to write my own response. Obviously today is Wednesday as I’m writing this so I’m a day late, but it … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in a Place I’d love to Visit
Photo by Philipp M on Pexels.com It's three miles from our house to the pizza place on the bike path. If you were to walk, it'd take about an hour or so to get there. Last night, we decided to ride our bikes there and bike; it only took 30 minutes. Along the way we … Continue reading Bicycle Trips.
Photo by Vlad Cheu021ban on Pexels.com *This post was originally written on July 27, 2022 The sun is finally out (if briefly) -- it was struggling all day and even rained for a while in the morning. I lit my candle and snuggled on the couch to read. there's something comforting about reading on a … Continue reading Gloomy.
It’s been a successful weekend. Friday night I went to the golf course to watch my husband play golf. He rented a golf cart and drove us around the 9 holes. They’re remodeling the course so we could only play the front 9 holes. It was nicer riding the cart. Before we had to walk … Continue reading Successful Weekend.
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com If you don't live in Alaska, then you're in a non-Native. I learned this because when I talked to "natives," they would say "Non-natives, I mean, tourists..." They realized that outsiders would think that they were talking about indigenous folks and that's not necessarily what they meant.Everyone is obsessed with … Continue reading Things I Learned in Alaska.
Photo by Thought Catalog on Pexels.com I found the All About Reading Book Tag over at Kristin Kraves Books and you can find her post here. What do you look for most when you pick up a book? a.) A beautiful writing style b.) a character driven story? c.) A plot driven story It depends … Continue reading All About Reading Book Tag
Juneau on a sunny afternoon. Copyright Ashley French 2022. If there was one word I had to choose to describe Alaska, I would choose "welcome." Everywhere we went, everyone was so welcoming to us, even though we were "non natives" as they called us. Not many people would think to come to Alaska to live, … Continue reading Welcome
Photo by Nina Uhlu00edkovu00e1 on Pexels.com My husband.My dog.Long walks.Reading a good book.Warm, sunny days.Traveling to new places.Finding a book that I've been looking for forever.The weekend so I can be with my husband and dog.Falling straight to sleep.Writing/blogging.Having a good idea.Seeing Alaska for the first time this year.Seeing a whale and a moose in … Continue reading 60 Things That Make Me Happy.
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com “You can be anything you want,” they said. “The sky’s the limit. The world is your own.” “I want to be a writer,” I said. “I want to tell stories; books full of dreams and adventures and lovers united and overcoming adversity with faithful pets by my side.” “You can … Continue reading The Words of Dreams.