It’s hard to believe, but 4 and a half months have gone by since we trekked back from Alaska. And, although it may have happened begrudgingly on my part, we settled back into our normal routine of school, work, piano lessons….you know what I’m talking about…I don’t need to explain. These are all good things. … Continue reading Hulegans Take On Texas!
Before we left California, I had grandiose visions of driving all the way up the Dalton Highway to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska and watching polar bears stroll into town. After a bunch of reading, and talking to some people who had been there, we decided that maybe we shouldn’t attempt that long of a drive (it’s over … Continue reading A Quick Visit to the Arctic Circle
It might seem like we fell off the face of the planet last week, but actually, we got the opportunity of a lifetime and jumped at it!! We left Fairbanks and headed south on the Parks Highway with the expectation that we would spend some time around Denali National Park & Preserve. Now, for those … Continue reading Moose, and Caribou, and Bears! Oh MY!!!
We had read in several different places that the Riverboat Discovery tour was not to be missed in Fairbanks, so we decided to take the advice of many travelers who have come before us, and take the tour. This is risky business. It’s not exactly top secret information that Alaska is not the number 1 … Continue reading A Riverboat Cruise, Kid-Style
When in Alaska…go to the North Pole? Well, of course! The sirens call of tourism was just that strong, so with the kiddos thinking we were going to the grocery store again, we headed over to the North Pole, Alaska (only about 15 miles east of Fairbanks). Apparently, back in the 1950’s, some Alaskans couldn’t … Continue reading The Hulegans Go to the North Pole