Tag Archives: canada

Portland, Oregon

Have you ever seen the TV show Portlandia before? Basically it takes the piss out of the hipster culture that has grabbed hold of Oregon’s largest city. There are skits about enraged feminists, organic, free range produce and vegans products … Continue reading

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Going Home

It’s pretty hard to believe that it has been over a month since I returned to Canada after visiting New Zealand for my sister’s wedding. I know I have been pretty slack at providing life updates so am going to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Is it too late to say Happy New Year when it is after the 10th January? Probably. I’ve just had so much going on that I have failed to update this blog with all the glamorous and exciting things that … Continue reading

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Whistler with my Sisters

I thought I hated the snow. My only experience dealing with this icy nuisance as an adult has been in cities. On those rare occasions when snow would fall in NZ or London it would be great for the first … Continue reading

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Sleep deprived in Seattle

After enduring the arctic temperatures and below average coffee in Vancouver for the past three months I was more than excited to escape the mundane life the city provided. Even if it was for just over 24 hours I felt … Continue reading

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Those BIG life moves

Moving to a new place is never an easy thing to do. Relocating to Canada would be the fifth time in my life that I have moved into the unknown but this does not make the experience any easier. I … Continue reading

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Life in Canada

Here I am living in a new city, in a country on the other side of the world. I’m pleased to say that after just ten days things are going rather smoothly. After 26 hours I touched down in Vancouver … Continue reading

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