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    Stunning Dutch Harbor and Unalaska

    Since we’re not able to go far from home right now, it’s a good time to do some armchair travel. Here’s a previous post about my trip to Unalaska/Dutch Harbor. You may recall I travelled to Dutch Harbor and Unalaska…

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    Alaska Railroad and Spencer Glacier

    We recently had the opportunity to ride the Alaska Railroad to the Spencer Glacier and back. The railroad limited the number of passengers, we all wore masks, and they did extra cleaning, so I felt pretty safe. And who can…

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    Alaska’s SLED Learning Resources

    The Anchorage School District’s first day of school is August 20th, and other schools are starting all over the state. This is a tough beginning of the school year. Many students are learning from home or finding it hard to…

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    Raspberry Time!

    Note: While I’m baking raspberry crisp, it seems like a good time to rerun this post. Hope everyone is enjoying berry season!  The end of summer is berry time in Alaska. I’ve written before about berries and berry picking (see…