Loren is our FF Member of the Month!

Hi Loren! Please tell us about yourself. I’m married to Bonnie, who many of you probably know. Our son Charlie turned two in March (he’s birthday buddies with Steph!). I am a photojournalist at the Anchorage Daily News, where I make photos and videos and...

Holly is our FF Member of the Month!

Hi Holly! Please tell us about yourself. Hi! I’m originally from South Dakota and followed two brothers and my dad to Alaska seven years ago. When I first moved up, I told myself that this Alaska adventure had a five year expiration date on it but after seven...

Adrienne is our FF Member of the Month!

Hi Adrienne! Please tell us about yourself. I graduated from the University of Tulsa in 2005 with a chemical engineering degree. I joined BP shortly thereafter. I’ve spent most of my career in Alaska, but have also worked in Angola and Kuwait.  I currently work a...

Brett is our FF Member of the Month!

Hi Brett! Please tell us about yourself.  I am an Alaskan boy. I’ve lived in Anchorage for all of my schooling, and I was born here but for several very formative years (right after birth through right before Kindergarten) I lived in Petersburg, Alaska which is...

10 idiotic things happening in the gym

If you want to make progress, please read: These nuggets of wisdom are not revolutionary but they are important. These are simple observations I have made while training in commercial and hotel gyms, as well as what the latest research supports. And of course, my own...

Ann is our FF member of the month!

Hi Ann! Please tell us about yourself. I’ve been an Alaskan since 2000, when I moved to Anchorage to work as the health care reporter for the Anchorage Daily News. Prior to that, my now husband and I had been shooting photographs (him) and reporting (me) for a...