Tag Archives: summer

Bastille Day in Anchorage

Sure! We recognize international holidays here, too. Our popular restauranteur, Jens – whose restaurant bears the same name – always brings in llamas and other livestock and bales of hay, to display under the tent outside his place, and there’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Memorial Day in Anchorage

The Pioneers of Alaska honor and remember all the loved ones lost over the past year at services in the downtown cemetery. While we have a tract here, other organizations have similar tracts. The American Legion tract is next to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Back to Alaska

What a pleasure for me to return to Anchorage after a few weeks in Texas. Don’t get me wrong. I do like visiting outside, but a gal from Alaska should definitely NOT go to San Antonio, Texas in the summer. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Dog Days of Summer Arrive in Anchorage

This summer has been so beautiful, you just can’t complain. Reading about the drought and heat in the lower states reminds me why I love Alaska. With our new baseball field – courtesy of the American Legion – daytime sprinkles … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

July is Jumpin’ in Anchorage

If I Could Save Time in a Bottle (borrowed from Jim Croce), it would be the month of July. With the great weather, outdoors is the place to be. We have street fair, bike rides and relays, running activities, and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment