Archive for the ‘day to day’ Category

Happy Earth Day 2011 Patagonia Style

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 Posted in day to day, fauna, flora | No Comments »

Written by Shanie I put together a little video to celebrate earth day using my pictures from our life in Patagonia. Thank you Mother Earth for creating such a spectacular area as the Lakes District of Patagonia. With adoration and gratitude, we ...

List of Bariloche Adventure Activities

Friday, March 25th, 2011 Posted in day to day | No Comments »

Written by Shanie A part of our deep love for the Bariloche area is the rich array of adventurous activities that lie in wait to be explored. Snow skiing, trekking, rock climbing, kite surfing, mountain biking, wind surfing, volcano adventures...the list ...

Our Bariloche Garden in Full Bloom

Friday, December 10th, 2010 Posted in day to day, flora | 2 Comments »

Written by Shanie Springtime was most definitely one of our favorite times of year while living in Bariloche. I have never witnessed such an immense amount of flowers blooming at the same time as is the case in the Lakes District. ...

2010 Ski Sabbatical Photos

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 Posted in day to day, sports | 2 Comments »

Written by Jamie As you may or may not know, we took a ski sabbatical in Las Leñas before returning to the US. It was a great time and our batteries are now refreshed and ready for action. Here are some pictures from ...

Bariloche…You Have a Part of Our Hearts Forever

Monday, September 27th, 2010 Posted in day to day | 22 Comments »

Written by Shanie It wasn't to be, or so we thought...but as it turns out we were able to come back to Bariloche for one more visit before returning to the northern hemisphere. And I must say, it is so very nice ...

Mountain Rider’s Alliance, A Grassroots Movement Changing the Way Ski Areas are Run

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 Posted in business, day to day, lifestyle | 1 Comment »

Written by Shanie It is hard to believe we are three weeks away from leaving this beautiful country that has helped us learn so much in the last five years. Currently in San Rafael, we have been reminiscing about the days ...

Mountain Rider’s Alliance Launches Grassroots Movement to Better the Ski Resort Industry

Friday, September 3rd, 2010 Posted in business, day to day | 1 Comment »

A new vision for the ski industry Posted on September 3, 2010 by Bob Berwyn A global collaborative explores ski industry sustainability The Mountain Rider's Alliance wants to develop sustainable ski-energy centers. By Bob Berwyn SUMMIT COUNTY — When Hal Clifford penned Downhill Slide back in 2002, it was ...

Pictures of the Week-¡Hasta Luego!

Saturday, July 10th, 2010 Posted in day to day, lifestyle, picture of the week | 7 Comments »

Written by Shanie and Jamie Today is our last day in Patagonia. In fact, after we publish this post, the computer is being turned off and off we go. It was a no-brainer to wake up for sunrise and sit on the ...

Our Top 5 Moments of Living Abroad in Argentina

Thursday, July 8th, 2010 Posted in culture, day to day, lifestyle | 7 Comments »

Written by Shanie Although there have been thousands of moments in our five years of living in Argentina that we will fondly remember forever, there are a few that sparkle more than others. Here are our top five experiences, in no ...

How We Came to Live In Bariloche on Our Living Abroad Adventure

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 Posted in culture, day to day, lifestyle | 13 Comments »

Written by Shanie As you may know, or not, Jamie and I moved to Argentina five years ago, moving to Bariloche two years into living abroad. Being mountain lovers and outdoor adventurists, we first came to Bariloche on a four month ...