Today we received verification that Wolf House Alaska is now a certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat and part of the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge. We will keep moving forward on upgrading the amenities of the property to make it conducive to our wildlife. We will also be making changes to help our moose neighbors during the worse […]
Summer 2018 we are headed from Anchorage, AK, over “Top of the World Highway”, up the Dempster Highway to Inuvik, NWT, and beyond. The most ambitious plan could add a further Hummer and trailer from The States (aka L48) joining us near Dawson City. We are in the preliminary planning stages… Wish us luck.
Went to @Walmart off Dimond today looking for a tallish plant stand when I notice a bunch of RVs parked in their parking lot. It brought back memories of my driving with 3 dogs from Houston, Texas to Anchorage, Alaska. Both times waking up to fresh snow on the ground. I stopped at Walmart because it was […]
My poor Bessie after a long winter’s nap. My beautiful Spree Escape EBH19, Bessie, got me and the babies to Anchorage, AK from Houston, TX under uncertain weather conditions, treacherous roads, the Alaska-Canadian Highway, and temperatures as low as 0 degrees F ( -18 degrees C). To the great dismay of my Canadian ex-wife who was all but […]
This is my first attempt at charcuterie. I am most certainly not an expert, but give me a little time. My first exposure to charcuterie was at the Rustic Goat in Anchorage (@rusticgoatak). Meat: choices pickled asparagus wrapped in prosciutto piccante, Italian dry salami, peppered salami, Calabrese salami. Cheeses: Gruyere, Drunken Goat (goat cheese, rind […]
I don’t think Anchorage is a hot spot for BBQ. At least I am still looking. One place had the greasiest brisket I have ever had to endure. Most are just cook-it-in-the-oven-and-put-bbq-sauce-on-it establishments. I started working on my rub recipe when I remembered I could order Rudy’s. I have to admit this was my favorite […]
Today Ed Gold started shakedown trials for his #SuzukiTL1000s motorcycle. He bought it for $400.00 and then searched for parts all over the world to make it better than new. I followed him down to #BrownBearBar at #IndianRiver in the #Hummer #H3 to make sure all went well. It did. Extra points: His “Silver Sufer” series […]