Happy Holidays from Eucerin (Giveaway)


In March 2010, I was riding a chairlift at Snowbird when I got a call from my doctor telling me that I had squamous cell skin cancer. Later he told me how I could have prevented it. You guessed it: Sunscreen. And not just any sunscreen, but physical block sunscreen, with zinc oxide and titanium […]

Altitude Sickness? Here’s My Prescription (Eucerin Giveaway, too)


Here’s a disturbing number: 20%. As in more than 20% of all ski vacations in the Rocky Mountains wash out, for at least a few days, because of altitude sickness (see source below). Can you imagine? You’ve planned your vacation. You’ve gone through the hassle of packing your stuff and your kids’ stuff (hopefully your […]

Take Care of Your Skin This Fall With…Pumpkin (and Eucerin)


What does fall mean to you? To me, it means falling leaves, cooler days, perfect weather for hiking and mountain biking and the start of ski season. I’m targeting October 27th for my first day. But until then, I’m all about enjoying Indian Summer: Pumpkins, apples and warm afternoons. On the flip side, fall also […]

New School Year’s Resolutions (Eucerin Giveaway)


I am not one for New Year’s Resolutions. I’ve heard other people say they don’t like them because they know they won’t keep them. That’s not my problem. I don’t make them because as far as I’m concerned the New Year doesn’t begin on January 1st, it begins on the first day of school. The […]