How To Help Your Hair Grow After Chemo

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Online Shopping :: Alaska Edition

It's no secret that I love to shop! Historically, I was an in-store only kind of shopper. I enjoyed the experience of sifting through the racks and people watching with coffee in hand! During college I was forced to try my hand at online shopping simply because I was either in class or working during all normal business hours. That just wasn't going to work for me....more

Camping With A Baby

Kyle and I don't know much about this whole parenting gig, but we do know that babies are people. "People" don't like to be confined (ie. prison.) I don't know if we are crazy or just really simple minded, but where we go, the kid goes too....more

Summer Bucket List :: Alaska Style!

Welcome to the "Hopes & Plans" link up! Any hopeful or goal-oriented post is welcome! It can be your life's dreams and aspirations or simply your chore list. Share with us! I hope for this to be a place where we can come to be inspired and motivated by the things other people have in the works. The possibilities are endless!...more

4th of July Home Decor

Sheesh! Mallory and I have not been seeing eye to eye these past few days. She has a particular schedule in mind that looks nothing like the one I plan out in my head. She has won this week's battle, but she will not win the war!  Anyway. I LOVE the fourth of July! I mean hello, I am an American and damn proud to be one....more

Driving To Alaska

Moving to Alaska can be a daunting task, but driving?! Now that's just plain crazy. Of course we explored the possibility of flying or driving to Seattle then taking the ferry up to Alaska, but with the dogs, driving was simply the best option.We figured we would try our best to turn the insanely long drive from Ft. Benning, Ga to Anchorage, AK into an adventure!...more

Things You Should Look For In Your Dermatologist

  Over the years, I've certainly seen my fair share of...more

Sunshine Award

My friend Lindsay from The Newlywed Notebook nominated me for the Sunshine Award!! It is so flattering when you learn that someone really does enjoy reading what you have to say write...you know, someone other than your parents....more

How To Make Chemo Suck Less

Last month I shared some of the things I liked to keep in my hospital bag during chemotherapy. As you know, my melanoma treatment had two parts, one month of daily infusions at the hospital and eleven months of shots at home....more

When did making friends get weird?

I've always been the type of person who prefers having one or two close friends rather than a large group of them. I think thats kind of an introvert thing. Growing up, we moved around quite a bit, but I don't distinctly recall any particular anxiety about making friends. Between school and sports, friends just kind of happened....more