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Spectacular Dantes View

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It was well worth a long drive (a lonely road) to Dantes View. This was our last stop on our first day of journey to Death Valley National Park California. It was already 3:30 pm when we left the main road and it took us about 20 minutes to get there. A 13 mile paved road but the last quarter mile is 15% grade. A steep climb up but so beautiful. Vehicles over 25ft or longer are prohibited on this road. Please watch our short video  Road to Dantes View  to see the road.  There were few cars when we arrived at The Dantes View but those people were out exploring around. It wasn't crowded at all in fact we were the only ones there enjoying the 360 degrees of breathtaking view of Death Valley from 5475 ft high above Sea Level.  We didn't stay long because it was windy and cold.  It would have been nice to explore the area but it was also getting late in a day. There was a Bee Hazard caution sign on the road but we didn't even get the change to see any. Maybe it's because we

Snowboarding and Ice Tubing

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Our Friday night outdoors activity over at Birch Hill in Fort Wainwright. That's me, my mom and my friend Marissa. Ouch! that's my mom..it was her first time ice tubing..she had fun and she wasn't hurt.. This was the first time I played in the snow since my knee surgery last year. My knee got irritated a little bit but I'll live..thank goodness.. I'm sore though, I can barely scratch my ahhhhhh hard to reach place.. I guess I'm out of shape..oh wait a minute I'm in shape, a pear shape.... My Mother, Me and My friend Marissa

2010 World Ice Art Championship

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Click Here for more pictures of wonderful ice sculptures 2010 World Ice Art Championship 2010 Ice Park

Who is He in your life?

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Another wonderful Bible study gathering at our house last Saturday night. Our topic was Who is Jesus. It was interesting to hear from everyone who they believe Jesus is. Yeah, Who is Jesus in your life?          

Winter Gospel Choir

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A Celebration of Black History In Story and Song. Very nice and very moving presentation. It was conducted by Bobby Lewis, who is from New York. He came up here for a week to teach the choir and for such a short time, they did a wonderful job. My dear friend, Norma, was in the group.     Here are the list of  the songs I've Been Buked" In Times of Drought We are Proud The Storm is Passing Over A better Day is Comin The Fountain 10,000 Angels Steal Away March, Fight, Hold On, Low, Down Chariot LIft Every Voice and Sing God Bless America Thanks for the Good Things I Hope You Dance - My favorite one and it was the last one they sang.

Make a diffrence

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I dare all of you to make a difference in someone's life this weekend..Remember that the best thing we can do in life is to make someone's life a little better.. "Impossible is not a word, it's just a reason for someone not to try" Have a wonderful weekend everyone.

I baked

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Chocolate cake. Today would have been my Dad's 65th birthday.

Welcome To Alaska

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February 14th 2010, my mother arrived in Anchorage Alaska for the first time. Joel drove 6 hours to Anchorage and I drove 5 hours back to Fairbanks. I just have to mentioned that..:) anyway, my mom's trip was good, she got here safe and sound. Even though the trip was long, she enjoyed it. Manila to Taipei was 2hrs something, Taipei to Anchorage was 9hrs straight flight and Anchorage to Fairbanks 5hrs drive. We got home and she still had the energy to entertained the family and friends who came to welcome her here in Fairbanks.. She's enjoying her stay so far but she's getting bored. I need to find her something to do to keep her busy. I'm excited for the Summer to come, I want to show her how to catch fish and how the gardening works up here.   On our way to Fairbanks        

Chatanika Trip with my Mother

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We had a good trip to Chatnika and to Aurora Ski land resort. It was the first time for my mother to see the place and she was amazed on how beautiful it is up there.  Aurora Ski Land Chatnika Lodge Chatnika Aurora Ski Land Fifty Peso taped on the wall

Making a Difference

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This is so unexpected and so thoughtful, it's not my birthday nor any occasions to receive a card. Marty didn't know what I'm going through today and to receive this card from her, it's just wonderful. Such a blessing.. Thank you Marty.

Thanks

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For thinking of me, whoever you are.

2010 Yukon Quest

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To see the rest of the pictures, Click here 2010 Yukon Quest