Category Archives: Recreation

See the Sights at the Alaska State Fair.

The Alaska State Fair is here, and it’s open through labor day. Come and see the sights, and make sure to see the dinosaur exhibit. It was pretty amazing and the kids loved it! And of course there’s tons of … Continue reading

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Quick day trips from Anchorage.

Today I talk about some great destinations that are just a short drive away from Anchorage. You’ll get to visit Whittier, Portage Glacier, Thunderbird Falls, and Eklutna Lake. I’m also going to show you a cute video of how we … Continue reading

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Interview with Arctic Crown Canvas.

Today I interview the owners of a new business, Arctic Crown Canvas. This is a paint-it-yourself art studio where the instructors walk you through step by step and you leave class with a beautiful piece of art. I also gives … Continue reading

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Try these adorable pumpkin votives for your Halloween and Thanksgiving tables; plus the benefits of vinyl windows

In this Biweekly Wisdom video, I show you a cute way to turn mini pumpkins into centerpieces to decorate your Halloween or Thanksgiving tables.  The video starts with my evil genius daughter doing her best “Mwahaha.” Recently I had new … Continue reading

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Halloween “finger” food; Easy door decoration; Prune your trees

In this Biweekly wisdom video, I share with you an easy to make, healthy Halloween “finger” food:  Monster fingers made with string cheese!  They are easy, creepy, and fun to serve at any Halloween get together (or even for a … Continue reading

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