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Jeremy Talks About Sled Dogs

Jeremy Talks About Sled Dogs

Last month my sister-in-law, Rhea, contacted me and asked if Jeremy would be interested in giving a talk to a room full of second graders at the elementary school where she serves as master librarian.  The subject would be sled dogs. His response?  “Does a one-legged duck swim in a circle?” The students, who were all studying dog mushing and the Iditarod, had a lot of great questions for Jeremy about dog care, training, his 2007 Iditarod run and if…

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A Match Made in McCarthy

A Match Made in McCarthy

I have been asked many times over the years how my husband, Jeremy, and I met and how long we courted. (Wow, did I just use the word “courted”?  Hold on a moment while I pull up my rocking chair.)   Courted is really too soft a word for the events that ensued when Jeremy and I took interest in one another.  As it turned out, or unusual first date typified what was to come in the following months and years…

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