Where I’ve Been

Hammock Time

Nowhere really… Admittedly this is the longest break I’ve taken from my blog in quite some time.  There’s been a lot going on but most of it not very noteworthy, but I will write about some of my recent hikes Continue reading Where I’ve Been

2014 Wrap-up

I started 2014 by celebrating New Years in Christchurch, New Zealand and the year evolved from there. On January 3rd, I moved on to Australia for some epic adventures (admittedly I still have some posts to write from that trip). Continue reading 2014 Wrap-up

Something New: Fileting Halibut

Bald Eagle Eating

When I visited Alaska in July, I insisted on learning how to filet halibut.  How could an Alaska Girl not have already learned this?  Sure I’ve always helped, but I haven’t completely fileted a halibut myself. Lucky for me Captain Continue reading Something New: Fileting Halibut

Halibut Fishing in Deep Creek, Alaska

Nanette and I

I’m a lucky girl. My parents live in Ninilchik, Alaska which resides on the famous Kenai Peninsula. Being a major sports fishing area, I get to go fishing every time I visit. And, even during the years I can’t visit Continue reading Halibut Fishing in Deep Creek, Alaska

It’s Called a Snow Machine

I’ve mentioned many times on this site that I was born and raised in Alaska.  I’m quite proud of being an Alaska Girl.  I was also raised on snow machines and had no idea until I moved to Washington State Continue reading It’s Called a Snow Machine

Photo Essay: Denali National Park


While Mount McKinley hid beneath a thick layer clouds during my visit to Denali National Park, I was still afforded amazing photographic opportunities.  I thought I would share some in this post. Park Entrance Landscapes Wildlife Environment    

Bald Eagle Canvas Print for Sale…Discount for You; Donation for a Charity

Bald Eagle at Deep Creek Alaska

I have a few canvas prints left over from a show that I participated in over the summer  I want to give you the opportunity to purchase a photo at a discount…and, a donation. I will sell each photo at Continue reading Bald Eagle Canvas Print for Sale…Discount for You; Donation for a Charity

2012 on Alaska Girl at Heart

Pam and Sharon After Zip Lining

This year was a mixed back of highs and low.  It was a great year of growth for my blog and I enjoyed a lots of amazing adventures.  But, it was also marked with some down points.  Over-all I’d give Continue reading 2012 on Alaska Girl at Heart

Two Different Harbors

Caye Caulker Harbor

It’s about time I post photos for Twitter’s #FriFotos challenge.  This week’s theme is HARBORS.  I’ve picked a couple of harbors that probably couldn’t more different from one another. Seward, Alaska – Small Boat Harbor Seward happens to be one Continue reading Two Different Harbors

Bridge Tour of the MV Colombia

Constant Vigilance

When I took the Alaska Marine Highway System (Alaska Ferry) to Alaska and back one of the things I got to do was a bridge tour.  I got behind the scenes and met the folks “running the ship”.  I first Continue reading Bridge Tour of the MV Colombia