The cold on top of the mountain

There's nothing quite like a cold to bring you back to earth. Yesterday I was standing on the peaks of both Whistler and Blackcomb mountains looking out over the exquisite landscape of mother nature in one of the most picturesque, winter wonderlands on earth (feeling literally on top of the world!),…

Vertigo in Vancouver

Vertigo is the strangest of sensations.  It's almost otherworldly.  I had my first and hopefully last bout of vertigo for a period of around 6 weeks last year after my beloved and I moved to Vancouver from the sunny shores of Australia.  We decided rather hastily on a very cheap,…