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How to Clean Spot Prawns (or other shrimp)

How to Clean Spot Prawns (or other shrimp)

Diana B May 2, 2012 3

If you live on the west coast, you are familiar with the exquisitely sweet, firm fleshed, lobster-like morsel that is the spot prawn.  We are extremely fortunate in Prince William Sound to be able

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Bird Photography – Black Oystercatchers

Bird Photography – Black Oystercatchers

Tim B May 2, 2012 Comments Off

When we went out to pull shrimp pots yesterday it was so sunny and beautiful we decided to take some pictures and do a little beachcombing.  I focused my photography on the Black Oystercatchers

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How to Clean a Sea Urchin

How to Clean a Sea Urchin

Diana B April 29, 2012 Comments Off

Learn how to clean a sea urchin

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Beach BBQ with our new Russian friends

Beach BBQ with our new Russian friends

Tim B April 29, 2012 Comments Off

Today we took a few fun Russian skiers out for a beach BBQ. It was one of their birthdays and they wanted a cool way to celebrate. We grilled up some ribeyes and spot

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Aurora Borealis Over Valdez

Aurora Borealis Over Valdez

Tim B April 27, 2012 Comments Off

The timelapse from Monday night's aurora is complete! The streaming clouds and stars are almost as cool as the aurora

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Shrimpin’

Shrimpin’

Tim B April 23, 2012 Comments Off

The spring shrimp opener is our precursor to a long and beautiful fishing season. Time to put away the snowmachine and skis, and pull out the fishing gear!

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Grilled Rack of Venison

Grilled Rack of Venison

Diana B April 18, 2012 2

It’s amazing how special a meal is when you have a beautiful piece of meat on your plate

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Into the Catcher’s Mitt

Into the Catcher’s Mitt

Diana B April 2, 2012 Comments Off

This was my very first time skiing the backcountry around Valdez. Up until now I have been practicing on the Road Run, and don't laugh at me when I say this, at Salmonberry

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Ptarmigan Pilgrimage

Ptarmigan Pilgrimage

Tim B March 20, 2012 2

This Friday we embarked on our annual spring pilgrimage for ptarmigan

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Welcome to The Living Alaska Project

Welcome to The Living Alaska Project

Diana B March 2, 2012 5

Hi. We’re Tim and Diana. This is our re-discovery of living this Alaska life

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