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Making the best of February....

Somewhere in February, the arctic air took over Maryland.  With temperatures in single digits and winds that put the “real feel” even colder, my exercise wardrobe morphed from running tights and windbreaker jackets to ski parkas, ski pants, sheep lined boots, and goggles.   462 more words


Adventures in the Tundra

I started the weekend right.  Got off of student-teaching a little later than usual, but I made it home in time to catch the guys finishing the movie Notorious B.I.G. 50 more words



The Caribou is often referred to as a reindeer around the world. In the UK, Caribou are known as reindeer and in Alaska and Canada only semi-domesticated caribou are called reindeer. 85 more words


A Cold Winter on the Tundra

Build our memories on remembrance,
Built our houses with the cold stones,
Prised from rotting hands.

To live,
All we needed was to live, 49 more words



Who knew that 27th February was International Polar Bear Day? I certainly didn’t, but it gave me an opportunity to reflect upon one the best trips I have ever been on. 365 more words



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Junior Cert

The rollercoaster

When you have a sick dog there’s usually a rollercoaster of emotions that overtake you. And so it is with Tundra.

We’re adjusting his medication to try and find the lowest possible dose that he can have that’s still effective, yet, at the same time, allowing his immune system to do its best at fighting off the demodex that’s running riot over his body. 358 more words