Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 features simple, well-designed gifts along with perennial under-the-tree favorites. Plus our favorite Christmas ornaments made from old ski passes and a giveaway package. ‘Tis the gift to be simple ‘Tis the gift to be free ‘Tis the gift to come down where we ought to be And when we find ourselves […]
Way back in 2011, we received our first Transpack Ski Boot Backpacks. Although we’d previously instituted a “one-bag per person” family policy, we were using duffel bags. The Transpack ski boot backpacks were enlightening. Each of us, even our kids, could carry our own boots, helmets and more on our backs, freeing up our hands […]
In my opinion, boots are the most important part of your kid’s gear. Bad boots=more difficult skiing=unhappy kid. You want to ski as one big happy family? Everybody’s boots had better fit and everybody’s feet had better be warm (or at least close to warm).
Stay Warm with Mittens and More, From Oyuki Last winter, three families tested Oyuki mittens for me. Their reviews were glowing. The Bado Mitt for Toddlers Here’s what Kevin said, “These gloves were a game changer for my two-year old. They fit well. The interior of the thumb is white so it was easy to […]
The Braveskimom Holiday Gift Guide posts on Monday, November 13, 2017. But we can’t wait until then to share. Here’s a preview of the books we recommend for gift-giving this holiday season (and for reading anytime!). Fun Reads for Kids (and the Adults Who Love Them) The Night Before the Snow Day, Natasha Wing Part […]