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Trip: Year in Canada

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Lovin the Fernie powder, peeps and par-taying

CANADA | Friday, 4 Feb 2011 | Views [659] | Video

So Monday 10th Jan 2011 was the funnest powder day I've had yet. Currie Bowl was closed for about 4-5 days and it snowed every one of those days so there was about 50cm of fresh POW in there. They opened it up first up on Monday morning (just in time ... Read more >


Photos: Ski bum life RULZ

CANADA | Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Rockin the ski bum lifestyle in Fernie (First month riding)

CANADA | Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | Views [1053]

Well well what can I say, I have had the best fun this last month, it's been nothing short of awesome, wicked, taotally amazing fun! The first week or two from opening day was wicked, we had so much snow we were having pow days every other day almost.... Read more >

Tags: life = eating, riding, sleeping, working


Preview of the hill YAYAH!

CANADA | Saturday, 4 Dec 2010 | Views [572]

Went up the hill on Monday 22nd for Supervisor training and they told Tom, our boss, that they were going to open the hill for the weekend of the 27th and 28th and then close again, so stoked! Did training and then worked up there all week cos there ... Read more >


Snow has arrived...BRRRRR!

CANADA | Monday, 22 Nov 2010 | Views [557]

Just been working and not even breaking even with how much money I'm making haha, $8.50 an hour is rediculous! I have no idea how anyone lives and does anything here on that amount of money aye. Tuesday 23rd went out the peeps from Extra Foods for ... Read more >

Tags: 83cm of snow in 3 days boom


Waiting for the snow to fall

CANADA | Saturday, 13 Nov 2010 | Views [490]

We have just been plodding along, working at extra foods and watching Entourage, pretty much, love that show, so funny! Marsh and I checked out one of the bars, Bulldogs, last Wedneday and it was pretty lame, real quiet but was good to have a wee looksee.... Read more >

Tags: waiting waiting


Photos: WOO HOO we are in Fernie

CANADA | Wednesday, 3 Nov 2010 | Photo Gallery

Can't believe we finally made
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Finally Fernie

CANADA | Thursday, 28 Oct 2010 | Views [552]

So we finally finished up at our jobs in Calgary and moved to Fernie. The packing and moving went real well, fitted everything into Blue real well. Marsh cut 5 inches off the side of the mattress so it now fits in Blue perfectly! Had last drinks with ... Read more >

Tags: dress ups for halloween and waiting for the snow, getting a job, moving, packing


Photos: Last weeks in Calgary - YAYAH!!

CANADA | Wednesday, 13 Oct 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Last few weeks in Calgary

CANADA | Wednesday, 13 Oct 2010 | Views [534]

So these crazy itchy bites kept coming up so i looked online to see what other people thought cos we tried everything for any type of bugs. We got this stuff called Borax to try kill fleas, got a new mattress and clean everything and i was still getting ... Read more >


Back to Reality and the Budget

CANADA | Thursday, 9 Sep 2010 | Views [594]

So going back to work wasn't as hard as I expected once I felt like a normal human being again. The fact that we only have weeks left in this shit hole is keeping us going, for now ha. The week begining 15th August was really smokey in Calgary because ... Read more >

Tags: save, save, save and do nothing else


Photos: Jaspar National Park to SHAMBHALA BABY!!

CANADA | Wednesday, 18 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

My 26th birthday trip with the best people I could have asked for in a beatiful national park and onto the crazyest par-tay I've been to yet
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26th B'Day trip - Jaspar National Park - SHAMBHALA

CANADA | Tuesday, 17 Aug 2010 | Views [1016]

Work ended up giving me an extra day off which meant we could leave on Sunday instead of Tuesday so we cruised off on our adventure on Sunday the 1st August. Headed toward Lake Louise and stopped in a rest area for the night. Woke up to heaps of mozzies ... Read more >

Tags: cruising in blue, fun in the sun, surprises all round and the most amazing par-tay


Photos: Calgary Stampede

CANADA | Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010 | Photo Gallery

The new whare
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From the Suburbs to the Big Smoke!

CANADA | Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010 | Views [610]

It took a while but we finally found a little one bedroom apartment for only $550 a month. It's in a house with five other apartments and there's four like this next to each other.It's funny cos we are in a pretty nice area and then there's the four ... Read more >


Photos: Calgary fun, ha

CANADA | Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | Photo Gallery

Probably one of the shittest cities ever
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Still Bumming Around in Calgary - getting pretty over this place!

CANADA | Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | Views [477]

So we did our investment course over the weekend of the 4th, 5th and 6th June. It was really long 10 hour days but was so interesting that it wasn't boring. Learnt heaps about what to do and how to make money, using none of your own money which is what ... Read more >


Photos: Calgary to Banff

CANADA | Saturday, 29 May 2010 | Photo Gallery

Slush Cup 2010
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Calgary to Banff for the Slush Cup 2010

CANADA | Saturday, 29 May 2010 | Views [608]

So Bex, Leigh and Jax arrive while Rhys and Squirt are still staying although they had to sleep in their van as the girls ot priority. It snowed that night too so would have been super cold out there. Just went down the road to Hong Kong Garden for ... Read more >

Tags: all work and no play until marshs birthday!!


Settling in and getting started in Calgary

CANADA | Wednesday, 5 May 2010 | Views [775] | Video

So on the 7th April I had an interview to work at a gift store called Personally Yours. It went well. That afternoon Marsh and I went down to the local mall handing out CV's asking for a job. A coffee shop called Second Cup called me straight after I ... Read more >

Tags: sleeping and waiting to get paid, working


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