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Yesterday was "artichoke" day
Tuesday, February 26, 2013      7 comments

Well I had gone down to the casino Sunday evening to watch the Kix Brooks concert and got a discount on a room in the hotel. So Monday morning I went to have breakfast in the Agave restaurant. It was my first time in there. I was hungry for an... Read more
Lunch Buffet: Sometimes Not a Good Thing
Friday, February 22, 2013      7 comments

Don't get me wrong..the food is good, but there is soooo much of it. Today I had some pecan-crusted trout and LOTS of grilled veggies (zucchini, squash, bell peppers) and some steamed broccoli, and some mashed sweet potato. Then I went b... Read more
Raw-Food Meetup Group
Wednesday, February 06, 2013      5 comments

I have read about raw-food eating, for a few years when I was living up at the Grand Canyon. I had a small collection of books about that way-of-eating, but I really was not into all the preparation that it requires. I have no problem juic... Read more
From Superbowl to "super" week
Monday, February 04, 2013      1 comments

I ended up watching the superbowl by myself; oooh don't worry because that's a good thing. You see my roomie went to watch the game with his family and have a few beers. I did not want to go. Man, would I ever like to be able to move like Beyonc... Read more
Back: after 235 days
Sunday, February 03, 2013      5 comments

WOW, I guess I was gone longer then I realized...but when I logged-in today there was a messege on my page telling me that I had not updated my status here for 235 days. Geez where did the time fly...well I left Alaska, went back to work at... Read more
Bear Country
Tuesday, June 12, 2012      7 comments

This was taken during the bears 2nd visit to our property since I have been here. Here the bear is... Read more
North in Alaska
Thursday, April 05, 2012      7 comments

North to Alaska While I was sitting at the Phoenix airport for my flight to Alaska, I happened to watch quite a few different children use the escalators. It made me wonder..there were very young children who ran right to the escalator and jum... Read more
I Made it to : The Last Frontier
Saturday, March 31, 2012      3 comments

Well after living at the Grand Canyon National Park for the last 5 years, I got all my stuff down to fit in 2 bags that I got to carry on the plane with me. I am sitting in the Anchorage,AK airport looking at some strange/funky looking artwor... Read more
5-yr anniversary & birthday dinner
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      0 comments

Even though I took the shuttle into the Grand Canyon National Park on March 12, 2007; it was after closing hours for HR, so I had to finish all my paperwork on March 13th…so all my I.D. and paperwork says I got here 5 years ago yesterday. There ... Read more
Starting my 3-day weekend with snow & breakfast
Monday, January 16, 2012      3 comments

I know I should have gone out to get a picture of the snow before typing this up...oh well. It started snowing last night before I got out of work. Guests can be soo funny sometimes. Once people realized it was snowing outside, they would r... Read more
Someone shoulda stopped me
Sunday, January 15, 2012      5 comments

Last night at work one of the cooks made brownies. They smelled so good (you could smell them cooking from out in the dining room). Well last night after our dinner rush was over I got sent home...which meant I went home 2 hours early. Befo... Read more
Cha-Cha-Cha-CHANGES
Saturday, January 14, 2012      4 comments

As some of you might have noticed, I haven't been on here much since Thanksgiving. Well my mom died the first week of December and I ended up pigging out on pizza & other stuff for a month. Now if I can just keep avoiding people at work who kee... Read more
My Thanksgiving Dinner
Saturday, November 26, 2011      5 comments

Sherry (the blonde) was trying to get everything set up sooo perfect Had to post this as it sho... Read more
I'm having a 'snowy-day'
Monday, November 07, 2011      2 comments

just a view from my walk down to work looking out towards my neighbors Well once the snow com... Read more
My mouth is on F-I-R-E!!!!
Sunday, November 06, 2011      3 comments

I was trying to be real good with my eating today. I had been tempted to walk down to the cafeteria near my dorm for a bite to eat. Which of course woulda ended up with me getting either a sugar-packed dessert or a greasy pizza from the pizza pu... Read more

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