Tag Archives: Iditarod

Iditarod ~ it is a fine line ~ Part I

A fine line. As this years race played out, and now replays in my mind the fine line became a reoccurring theme for me. The trail on the map is a fine line; the line is clear and smooth as … Continue reading

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Some Nights ~ Eskimo Style & Musher Style

Recently the kids from Shaktoolik made this great video for the FUN song “Some Nights”. I really enjoyed it for two reasons. First I am really loving the song right now, blasting it in the truck singing along to my … Continue reading

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Lights, Action, Camera – Dew Claw Dogs Photo Shoot

I have always thought sled dogs are some of the most beautiful in the world! (and if I am being honest, I am biased. Dew Claw dogs are particularly beautiful) And it appears I am not alone, photographer Albert Lewis … Continue reading

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The Joys of the Runner’s High ~

 Or why you should Run Like A Dog Ah the runner’s high, the wonderful reward earned when one runs enough to change the chemical balance in their brains and trigger the pleasure/reward center, thus giving the runner feelings of happiness … Continue reading

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Iditarod 2012 the trail – Part II

Leaving the start chute is always a rush. Leading up to that moment is always nerve wracking, well for me at least. But I hazard a guess I am not alone in the knotted stomach and slightly nagging little voice … Continue reading

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Iditarod 2012 ~ the way I remember it (Part I)

  Be warned, my body may be back in Fairbanks, but my heart is still on the trail. They warn you at the rookie meeting about how the Iditarod will change you, how nervous you will be, how tough the … Continue reading

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