Photo by Ashley French, May 2022 I’ve been missing Alaska in the last couple of days. Maybe weeks, maybe even months since we went there in May. No matter where we went, my eyes were saturated with the beauty around me. There’s so much more to Alaska and I didn’t even see a quarter of … Continue reading Alaskan Dreams.
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
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 Ian Turnell on Pexels.com If I ever decided to switch careers, I would love to work with animals. Maybe not necessarily work as a veterinarian, but be around animals in some capacity. Working at an animal shelter would be a rewarding job, I would think, especially if it was at a humane society … Continue reading Dream Jobs
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 Samuel Sweet on Pexels.com I now walk into the wild.Chris McCandless I've been immersing myself into Alaskan literature and movies. Not a whole lot since I've got other stuff to do as well as reading books and watching movies, but I'm trying to get into it as much as possible. Last night I … Continue reading Reading the Wild.