My Big Fat Montana Adventure Part 4 – Big Sky

So, if there’s one thing you always hear about Montana, it’s the concept of Big Sky. And for good reason, there is practically nothing obscuring your view in any given direction. Truly a foreign feeling to to be so alone for miles in all directions. Simply ground below and sky…

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My Big Fat Montana Adventure Part 1 – The Plan

Last winter, I received an email from my district science teacher lead about an opportunity to go on a dinosaur dig in Montana. The DIG fields school is a professional development learning opportunity for earth science teachers to get real hands on experience and bring that back to the classroom.…

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Fall in Portlandia

Last weekend I went to Portland to see my dear friend Caliente’s new house! This is such a huge deal among our circle of friends since she has always been an extremely transient person. Now she is a home owner in the most perfect corner of the universe for her needs…

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It’s good to be back

Ah Sekiu, my favorite summer spot! This tiny little fishing town is located almost on the most northwestern point of our state where the Pacific Ocean meets the Straight of Juan de Fuca. Memorial weekend is Sekiu’s opening for halibut and the summer fishing season. Mountain man and I try…

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Hosed!!

Hosed: 1. Utterly and undoubtedly affixiated in a troublesome situation 2. Reflecting on a situation in a negative manner syn: Jacked, screwed, fucked “We got hosed tommy, we got hosed” I heard this word a lot over the weekend. It was Mountain Man’s favorite word to describe our situation. And…

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