A Minimalist Approach to 2017

As the New Year so lovingly tends to do, 2017 stared me smack dab in eye and said, “Abigail, what are your goals? Are you going to make one of those half-finished bullet journals again? Filled with unfinished tasks, lists, recipes, workout trackers, book lists, daily water intake, bucket list…list….lists….lists?!?” Am I painting an accurate picture for you? […]

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Long Distance, Does it work?

For those of you who don’t know the story or maybe didn’t get all the details, I’m going to tell you exactly how I met this amazing woman and got to date her . Because, as some of you might know, Abigail wasn’t planning on or expecting to be in a serious relationship at that […]

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Our Backyard Wedding Video

Our wedding was a completely DIY experience. From the chapel backdrop to the tie around Jason’s neck, it was a labor of beautiful love. We had neighbors bringing chairs, friends and family in the kitchen, and my parents were the most incredible servants of all. Did I mention the wedding was in my backyard? They […]

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Crazy for Plaid

Jason and I both realized we have the same plaid shirt in our closet. I guess Alaska brings that out of you. It’s wool, it’s red, and it’s warm. Wool anything up here is perfect. Socks, pants, hats, shirts! We both put them on yesterday and sent a picture to our parents. I found my […]

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Why Cavemen and Fairbanksmen would get along.

At the dawn of time, cavemen were huddled around the center of their existence…..the hearth. They crowded inside their caves for warmth and shelter, eager to roast and eat their latest hunted game. They amused themselves with drawings on their cave walls and by grunting their way into a form of communication. Outside was a […]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About 40 Below

We live in this frozen state of white beauty. Icicles on ever branch, snow laden fields, dogwood trees, the aurora borealis every day. I look out my window at the pink sky outlined by smokey chimneys thinking, this is beautiful. This is truly a white Christmas. A Winter.  There are a lot of TV shows about […]

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