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Posts by Tara Cicatello

Tara graduation

Life Changes

“Nome can’t shake me yet,” Tara says. Even though she’ll be leaving KNOM after her service year, she’ll be staying in town – to “take a chance” on a unique, and throughly Alaskan, opportunity.

Elim

Outta Nome

When you live in the sub-Arctic, you’re surrounded by a landscape mostly devoid of trees. As Tara says, “you get a little giddy when you see trees again.”

The End of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race

Idita-done

Today was the day. The day I returned all the Iditarod books and documentaries that have been keeping us busy for the past three weeks. We…

Auroras 2

No Card In Camera

Tara gets an amazing view of the Aurora Borealis, and forgets to put the memory card in her camera. Sometimes it’s just about the experience.

Crepe

Breakfast Wednesday!

For this Breakfast Wednesday, it’s peanut butter and banana crepes! They may sound fanciful and difficult, but trust me, it’s super simple. The recipe for the crepes…