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Alaska Ships A Capitol Christmas Tree With All Of The Trimmings

The Capitol Christmas Tree is unloaded from a truck following its journey from the Chugach National Forest in Alaska to Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. After it is secured in the ground, the tree will be decorated with thousands of ornaments, handcrafted by children and others from Alaska communities. 37 more words

Butcher, baker, Christmas tree maker?

Today as I was working through my multitude of chores, doing school with the kids, getting ready to butcher a few turkeys and thinking of decorations for our homemade tree, the old nursery rhyme popped in my head-The butcher, baker and candlestick maker. 868 more words

Mayor of Juneau, Alaska, Found Dead Weeks After Taking Office, Prompting Investigation

Just weeks after he took office, the mayor of Alaska’s capital was found dead, prompting a flurry of rumors that he was assaulted.

But police were quick to downplay such hearsay. 309 more words


Un-Cruise Adventures Adds Land Tours in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska

Rocky Mountaineer and Denali/Knik River tours extend the Un-Cruise experience to shore

Adventurers embarking on a small ship adventure cruise in Alaska or a river cruise on the Columbia & Snake Rivers may now extend their Un-Cruise experience on shore with two… 627 more words

Adventure/Expedition Cruising


“A connection to Spirit restores your confidence, relieves your anxiety, and frees you from the desire to control everything in your life.”
-Sonia Choquette

Please forgive my here and there appearances, I’ve been making a large effort to reconnect with my spirit and spiritual path. 18 more words


Un-Cruise extending adventures to land

The larger cruise lines have been offering side trips for some time now. I’m glad to see Un-Cruise Adventures, the big little-ship adventure cruise company, is offering land choices on cruises in… 323 more words

Ports And Bows

Skagway, Dewey Lake - Alaska

For the avid hiker or trail runner, this one’s for you :) ! A short walk from where the ship docks, you will find the starting point for Lower Dewey Lake and Upper Dewey Lake. 188 more words

North Pacific Ocean