Introducing Stripes Gear Baselayers for the Family (Giveaway)

stripes baselayers for kids

While we may call them “baselayers” here in the U.S., I’ve recently learned that our neighbors to the North call them “thermals.” We’re talking about what we all used to call “long underwear.” And no matter what you call them, you’re going to want to check out Stripes Gear. I’m going to start with a […]

The 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Women Who Love Ski Fashion (Giveaway)

christmas gifts for ski moms

Last Friday’s gift guide featured everything from a handmade hickory bicycle to bamboo ski poles, as well as a gift card giveaway from Heather Rogers Designs. Today, I focus on women’s ski and winter clothing. It’s the perfect “hint, hint” post – as in “Hint, hint, Honey. Santa can bring me any of these…” Sweaty […]

The 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Ski Moms and their Skiing Families (Giveaway)

braveskimom holiday gift guide

Then, on Monday, come back for another giveaway and my ski fashion choices: women’s gift-worthy ski and winter wear. Enjoy! Socially Conscious Sharing Lift 23 Socks: Ski Socks With a Purpose Need new winter socks? Check out Lift 23’s new ski/snow socks. Made of 40% merino wool, with seamless construction and a reinforced Lycra cuff and […]

Gear Notes: Get Some Soul, Save Your Knees and Read Up on the Luxe Ski Life

soul poles grip

Soul Poles I’m a little bit jealous. When Soul Poles offered me some of their classic bamboo poles (with hot pink grips and baskets), I was stoked. And then, in a fit of uncharacteristic generosity, I arranged for the poles to go to my son. A ski junkie who is up on all the latest […]

Pack It Up! An Interactive Ski Packing List, Plus Two New Boot Bags from Kulkea (Giveaway)

kulkea powder trekker ski boot bag

When someone offers to help you create a visual, interactive packing list, you don’t say no. Instead, if you’re me, you send them a confusing list of links and notes. And, then, if you’re the magic people at Blogger’s Lounge and VIP Ski, you take the mess I sent, remove the chaos and send it […]