Possible Summer Trip: Road Tripping Route 66

Possible Summer Trip: Road Tripping Route 66

December 4, 2016

Tweet It has been awhile since I last posted. In fact I noticed I never finished writing about my drive down the ALCAN last summer. I still have my notes and photos somewhere, so perhaps that will be a goal for the next few weeks. But what got me back on here today was a […]

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Couch to 5k Day One

Couch to 5k Day One

August 20, 2016

Tweet So many times I have started working out to only stop. Something happens and I quit going to the gym or walking or whatever. So who knows how this will turn out, but here goes nothing. After talking to some of the people at my graduate school we created a Facebook group for those […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 5 – to Dawson Creek

May 28, 2016

Tweet So my time along the ALCAN Highway has come to a close, but not the end of my journey. I had a great time on the Alaska Highway. I met some incredible people and saw some amazing scenery. I would recommend this trip to anyone looking for a good road trip. My last day […]

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Review: Wanderer’s Inn – Haines Junction, Yukon

May 26, 2016

Tweet I wanted to take a moment to talk about one of the places I have stayed so far on my trip from Alaska to Texas along the ALCAN Highway. My first night in Canada after leaving Delta Junction, I stopped off in Haines Junction. I had found a few places through the Milepost (which […]

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Muncho Lake on the ALCAN Highway

ALCAN Highway Day 4 – to Fort St. John

May 26, 2016

Tweet Day 4 of driving the Alaska Highway, or the ALCAN, finally brought me some of the wildlife I had been wanting to see. I left Watson Lake early in the day with the goal of making it all the way to Fort St. John if I was up to it. Almost immediately, at least […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 3 – to Watson Lake

May 24, 2016

Tweet Day 3 of my drive from Alaska to Texas took me further down the ALCAN Highway. Today I went from Haines Junction to Watson Lake. It was a rather uneventful day, which I will mark down as a plus when traveling this far. I loved Haines Junction. It was simply gorgeous. Overall the Yukon […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 2 – to Haines Junction

May 24, 2016

Tweet So I had my first day on the actual ALCAN Highway yesterday. For the most part it was an uneventful day. The weather for most of the day was terrible. It was gloomy and rainy most of the day, so there was little to see for most of the day. However, about the time […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 1 – to Delta Junction

May 22, 2016

Tweet I haven’t written anything in awhile, but I plan to change that with my trip down the ALCAN Highway. I will go back and write about my experiences in the village in Alaska, but right now I want to tell you about my long road trip home. I’m driving from Anchorage to Texas and doing […]

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Six Weeks in Alaska, So Far So Good

Six Weeks in Alaska, So Far So Good

September 21, 2015

Tweet I have been in Alaska for about 6 weeks now, and so far things are going pretty well. For the most part I have been extremely overwhelmed with the amount of prep I have. I have six different classes to prepare for each day. The planning time that takes is crazy long. I am […]

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Finally Made it to Alaska – Training in Anchorage

August 13, 2015

Tweet Well I am here and what a trip it has been so far. I flew from Nashville to Anchorage on Sunday the 2nd of August. There we had a few days of orientation. I got to meet a lot of great people there both from my school and others in the district. Everyone has […]

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