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9 Cool Things to Do at Northstar Ski Resort with Kids at Lake Tahoe

Skiing may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you picture a California vacation, but maybe it should be. Northstar California at Lake Tahoe offers a wintry wonderland of fun for the whole family. Check out all there is to see, do and eat at Northstar Ski Resort with kids in winter. […]

Park City, Utah Snow Activities for the Whole Family

I’ve been dreaming of experiencing Park City, Utah’s snow activities for years. My family doesn’t get to play in snow much. We live in sunny Arizona but we love skiing, snow tubing, snowball fights and pretty much all things snowy. So I was thrilled when my two kids, my parents, my husband and I packed up every piece […]

Snowbound Family Fun at Sun Peaks Ski Resort in British Columbia

Rejoice snow lovers, winter is here! Skiers and snow boarders who enjoy varied terrain, champagne powder, and bluebird skies will fall in love with Sun Peaks Ski Resort in British Columbia. Here’s why to pack up your warmest sweaters and ski gear for a trip to the second largest ski resort in Canada. Getting to Sun Peaks […]

Ski Tips for Beginners, Nervous Skiers and Families

You will long for crisp winter air, snowy slopes and the adrenaline of shushing down a mountain after reading these ski tips for beginners, nervous skiers and families. I love the beauty of wintry mountains and I want to give my kids the opportunity to learn to ski while they are young and less fearful than […]

Skiing with Kids in Adelboden, Switzerland

Depending on where you live, you may be anticipating or dreading the onset of winter. If you love to ski, you’re definitely in the first category! Skiing is a fantastic family activity that promotes bonding, well-being, and fun—all out in nature’s playground. If you’re up for booking a truly amazing ski vacation this season, skiing […]

Skiing with Kids in Whistler, British Columbia

Whistler was already well-known prior to its debut as a co-host for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, but that event really brought the world’s focus onto this relatively small village, two hours north of Vancouver. If you’ve never been, you might wonder, what’s the draw? The number one mountain resort in North America seems […]

Big Family Fun at Big White Ski Resort

“It’s the snow.” The Big White motto says it all, but that’s not all you need to know about this Canadian ski resort. There’s also the wintry activities for families, great village atmosphere, and the natural beauty of the British Columbia interior that appeal to ski enthusiasts from all over the world. Big White’s famous Champagne Powder snow Family Focus […]

Why to Ski Colorado with Kids this Winter

Ski Colorado, and you’re skiing the best. It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Colorado, and with world-class destinations in my backyard, there are plenty of reasons for this Outdoorsy Travel Mama to rejoice. Many years ago, my first real job was in PR for Utah’s ski industry. I had the opportunity to ski […]

Tips for Family Ski Trips from a Former Scaredy Cat Skier

I vowed never to ski again at age 14. So what was I doing standing atop a frosty white mountain, taking directions from a kind man named Jim, who urged me to “make a big pizza” with my skis if I wanted to stop my body from hurling downhill, face-first into a tree? (Well, Jim didn’t say it quite […]