Flashback Friday… Mtl Edition

Posted: April 22, 2011 in Uncategorized

I’ve been in Montreal for EIGHT years this August… I thought today I’d share some random, all over the place pictures I have as a glimpse into my life BP.

You know… Before Prep.

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My first winter in Montreal… I was in school and still “into the scene”. This was taken in Berri metro station on our way out to some (probably closed down) club on Cresent street.

Fyi: It was cold and I assure you I was wear a micro mini and open toed shoes. I don’t have logic now, do you really think I had it then after a bottle of wine?

Um no.

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Snowshoeing on my first ever trip to Mont Tremblant. It was a gorgeous day with slightly crazy company (I swear one day I’ll do a Flashback friday, dating edition) that actually LEFT me 3 hours outside of Montreal… with no car.

So yes, smiling here, not so smiley later.

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Let’s stick with Tremblant trips… this was a kayak/camping I did. It was raining, but I was hell bent on chowing down on jiffy pop (despite my diet I was then on)

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Absolutely GORGEOUS scenery in this place. If you can VISIT.

(also have a beaver tail and eat at the Thai restaurant in Tremblant village. To die for)

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The night of my first (and one of only two) after hours parties. I was just “stopping in” for a beer for a friends birthday… needless to say I was getting home around 8am the next day.

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Yeah… I’m hardcore like that.

(and will say yes to just about anything with the right amount of beer in me)

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Since I bought my first ever aviators this seems totally fitting… And was taken the night we went out to celebrate my friend and (then) bf’s graduation from basic training. There was a revolving dance floor.

My how I’ve grown up.

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My first trip to Jay Peak. Solo snowboarding in another country. Newly single, ready to take on the whole frickin world.

It was epic. And i got hit on by a 17 year old. It made me feel good.

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Zeus and the Spaz… two stray/wild kittens an ex and I brought in and adopted. Zeus was the first and he was a wack job, everyone said he’d never be friendly.

… they clearly don’t know the crazy cat lady. Within 2 days this was the scene:

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Yeah. I’m the cat whisperer.

(Someone tell that to Fritz please)

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Winter Carnival! Hello Bonnehomme!

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My first ever “snowboard experience”… in the kitchen. Go me.

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And just because…. my “old life” as a fashionista type. Well, I worked for a “known” company. This was in the middle of a hot summer heat wave out celebrating after our show at fashion week.

The expensed parties WERE kind of fun…

Alas! That’s all for Friday! Happy easter!

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