Meet Will! He went from living in the city working the typical 9-5 to instructing snowboarding in the winter and fishing in Alaska in the summer! From thinking he had his plan all set to catching the curve balls life throws, Will has taken on the seasonal life and is doing it in style! Will,
Today is Thanksgiving. There are gorgeous, soft, puffy flakes of snow drifting slowly from the sky, putting us all in a snow globe of winter wonderland. The resort I work for is officially open and town is starting to fill up with visitors itching for their first turns! Decorations are going up around town, cinnamon
Earlier this week I was selected to interview with Cayla Vidmar with Crested Butte Mountain Resort. I had the opportunity to share my living seasonal experiences, talk up working at CBMR and how to take that first step into a beautiful new lifestyle 🙂 Below are my Pros and Cons to Living Seasonal and a link
Selecting the right souvenir for yourself or others can be one of the most stressful things about your entire trip. Will they like this? Do I have space for that? That costs how much???? If you’re like us when you travel, you usually have limitations of space and cash, and finding an amazing gift to
You know it’s bad when your normally chipper bartender starts throwing around drink shakers and mumbling aggressively under the music, laughably, an Eminem song, a la ‘The Eminem Show’. Between nostalgic Slim Shady lines & heavy bass, he grumbles about a group of ladies who came into this bar and ordered well martinis and lemon drops. As you can
We all have stories from airports or planes that make you want to scream and vote for required IQ testing for those looking to reproduce. I get it and have recently experienced some of these myself. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not perfect but do have quite a bit of travel experience and feel I
While embarking on or maintaining a seasonal life, transportation is imperative. This short rant will discuss the pros and cons of the 5 main modes of transportation that I see utilized, as a long-term seasonal worker. The purpose is to open up for the topic for discussion and explore the opinions and facts of loyal
Check out the latest from Ms. Professional Nomad herself, Dorothy! A great piece on living seasonally and how it truly creates such a beautiful life. A good friend once told me, “our friends are better than Travelocity.” He couldn’t be more right. http://professionalnomads.org/2014/09/15/prosaic-in-nature-rejuvenation-in-transition/ Check out her site at www.professionanomads.org for more inspirational stories!
Entry #2 comes from my trip to Colombia back in 2010 – my first fall after working seasonally and my first experience having 2 months of freedom before beginning my next seasonal gig. This was also my first international solo trip…there was a lot of criticism for being a white female traveling to Colombia alone.