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Skiing Check List

Going skiing is a completely different type of holiday to most – you need to be warm (and look cool) on the slopes, but be après-ready  at the same time. 621 more words

8 Things to Do Without Your Boots on This Spring

Though my feet are finally getting the ever-so-attractive ski boot calluses, and the boots themselves are feeling more like slippers than medieval torture devices, springtime is about kicking back and enjoying the sunshine. 471 more words

Sunday River

Preview: Spring Apres Concert Series

In its third year, the Spring Apres Concert Series presented by Bud Light is channeling homegrown vibes with local Maine and New Hampshire artists for three free slopeside concerts on March 18 and 25, and April 8. 265 more words

Slope Stories

Lost on the Slopes: adventures in Granada and meanwhile, back at the ranch...

Granada: I can’t stay away from the place. Being the site of my first time living abroad, it was inspiring enough to make me want to return to Spain, but sleepy enough to make that return five hours’ bus ride away firmly within the cold, neon embrace of a capital city. 1,773 more words

My Life


après–ski: social activity after a day’s skiing.

Our recent ski weekend spent at Silver Star Mountain included not only several days of wonderful skiing, but also the opportunity to indulge in après-ski activities. 247 more words


I like you, but I love Big Sky

Getting there is half the fun of it.  Traveling with Denise and her son Nick, and my two kids, we made our way south on Friday morning, stocked with tons of junk food, including gas station mini donuts with no expiration date.   208 more words


Here we are in Meribel.  This blog is going to be a bit thin on posts for the next few days.  It’s our second day of skiing – on the first, I fell over and whacked my leg on one of my skis and was so shattered I felt a bit destroyed at the end.   57 more words