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One Yukon Minute: the midnight sun

This was filmed at midnight on June 30th at our Fox Lake cabin.

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The Eagles are Hatching!

The Yukon Electrical Company has a webcam trained on the eagle nest in Whitehorse, Yukon, down at the Milenium Trail. This is so cool…check it out! The baby eagles are hatching! Live long and prosper, baby eagles!  

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Just Write {3}

Mr. C. joined me for lunch today. We went to The Bistro, a little restaurant that is run by the Culinary Arts & Hospitality programs here at Yukon College where I work. The menu this week is East Indian, and … Continue reading

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Just Write {2}

When I step out of the car, the wind takes my breath away. I fumble with my hood, but the closure is too tight, so I yank my right mitten off with my teeth and unzip my coat a bit. Holy Freaking … Continue reading

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Another One Yukon Minute!

Filmed in the cabin last Saturday night, January 5th, 2013.  

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Twisted Tea Time

I like to make quilts and I like to give them to people. I like that feeling of giving someone something so special. Something full of my thoughts of them that is a reminder of me. Something that they can … Continue reading

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A new quilt: Mon Fils Bien-Aimé

I hadn’t been blogging as much as I’d like leading up to Christmas because I had literally been spending every single spare minute working on finishing a quilt for my son. Now that Christmas is over I can let you … Continue reading

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One Yukon Minute: December 15, 2012

The cabin at Fox Lake. It was -28. Let your eye roam. Breathe. Relax. Enjoy.  

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One Yukon Minute: December 8, 2012

It was -28c this afternoon with the sun shining through the trees. Watch for Sam about 1/2 way through. Rest your eyes and breathe…relax with me for just one minute.  

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One Yukon Minute

Todays minute was filmed last Saturday at the Fox Lake Cabin. The sound you hear in the background is the generator running. We had been splitting wood with the wood splitter, and I left my post for a few minutes … Continue reading

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Turquoise and Tangerine

I took this picture out the window when I was flying home last month. I love the colours together. And I love flying Air North, too (but that goes without saying).

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One Yukon Minute: November 10, 2012

Last Saturday at the Fox Lake cabin.  

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