10 Thoughts Everyone From Alaska Has When Growing Up

Growing up in Alaska can certainly be an emotional roller-coaster. As a kid, it’s hard to appreciate the true splendor of the outdoor playground that surrounds you in the last frontier. Feelings of isolation, boredom and wanting to “get out” are pretty much expected. But one thing that bonds Alaskans together is that no matter how many times we leave the glorious 49th state, we always miss our home. The older we get, the more we realize how lucky we were to grow up in such a unique place that places high value on subsistence based principles and simple lifestyle fundamentals. Without further ado, here are 10 thoughts that everyone from Alaska has when growing up.

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