Journal Archive

December '12

Round Up (Diary 6.)

Round Up (Diary 6.)

It’s still getting colder. There is an amazing amount of snow. It just seems relentless. You go to sleep in the early hours of the morning and wake up and find an extra foot and a half of snow. This is a late evening post to sum up the events since my last entry. Read more


December '12

The Family (Diary 5.)

The Family (Diary 5.)

The snow fort was established for a few hours. This was before it seemed a more useful tool as a landing ramp for skiing off the roof. Read more


December '12

Snow, Snow and More Snow (Diary 4.)

Snow, Snow and More Snow (Diary 4.)

I have never seen so much snow in my life. The snowfall seems relentless which is making for some incredible off-piste skiing. We have finally settled in with all our neighbours and have been having frequent parties following the long days of work and skiing (mostly skiing). Read more


December '12

From Where We Last Left Off (Diary 3.)

From Where We Last Left Off (Diary 3.)

For those who were concerned about our wellbeing; we have now acquired a TV from the landlord which was delivered to us (minimal effort required in the end on our part). The pain in our feet has now stopped. This could be because the boots have shaped to our feet, or the alternative our feet to the boots... Read more


November '12

Let It Begin (Diary 2.)

Let It Begin (Diary 2.)

Being in Verbier for the winter season is a rather dramatic lifestyle change. As being the two breakaways from the Herd, having practically lived up the mountain for the last few days, we soon discovered there are a few adjustments to be made. Read more