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Showing posts from October, 2009

Cooling down in Calgary

So I'm looking at the weather map and there's this dark blue bubble around Calgary and the southern Canadian rockies. Numbers like -5, -10, -15, -19 in Banff, and its the beginning of October. But Calgary's crazy that way - it'll warm up again. It was 20 a couple weeks ago and I went swiming! The economy's a bit nicer, but to me that's just a rumor - our company has no more projects coming up (though they've been telling us there's more coming for months) - so our hours are so short I'm pretty much out of work. I was hired back to be the site assistant on a project on a Tuesday. On Friday the site shut down. Play it by ear, I guess. I'm not looking forward to working outside in any case. So with all my time off I'm applying to other jobs - hopefully I'll get a job at MEC. Speaking of using my time off - it's good to nurse this cold I've come down with. Be careful - H1N1 will get ya! Its not all cold, tho. I did go to BC with Tr