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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Standin’ on Top of the World

  Standing on Top of the World means different things to different people. It could mean that you are at the top of your game in business, life or sports. It could mean that you are in the proverbial “Zone” that is so talked about–think Michael Jordan with his tongue out as he does one of those shots from dang …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Stargazer

  The last few days have been just crazy around here.The weather has been awesome and I can’t think of a more beautiful place to live than off the so called beaten trail in Alaska. While we are not so far off that the amenities of the city are only a half hour away, we are far enough out that …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Fall is in the Air

  What a great time to be in Alaska. The leaves are changing and the air is getting cooler. The nights are just a little longer and the mist in the wind refreshes your soul. Last night was a great day to run dogs. I helped out a couple new friends that are premiere Siberian Husky racers and I was …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Shifter

  Yesterday I took one step closer to making all this a reality. I met with friend and Iditarod musher, Hugh Neff at Underdog Feeds in Meadow Lakes, to look at a couple of his dogs that he brought down for me to try out. One was a male that was not feeling too well from the trip and they …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: An Education in Alaskan Mushing

  On Tuesday afternoon after my now-famous washer incident I headed to Wasilla to work on my new book about harnessing the power within and grab a quick lunch at Krazy Moose Subs. As a wise editor once told me 1000 words a day keeps an editor at bay! I had just sat down to write and enjoy the most …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Rock this Place to the Ground

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Rock this Place to the Ground Yesterday I was in a big hurry to get outta here and head to Palmer and in my error I over-packed the very antique top-load washer that the previous owners left here at the house (I cleaned it don’t worry). Little did I know it could not handle …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: 18 and Life to Go

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Eighteen and Life to Go There is a heavy metal ballad called 18 and Life to Go by the 80’s Hair Band, Skid Row. The song is about a young man coming to age but gets involved on the wrong side of the tracks and goes to jail. Well, my son Kyle learned a …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: When it Rains it Pours

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: When it Rains it Pours I got an early start yesterday, hopefully to miss some of the rain that just so happens to fall every day here in Willow. It reminds me so much when I lived in Portland. As I was walking around the property I heard something that sounded like a turkey …

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