The Portillo Experience: Tips for Your Best Ski Vacation

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Obviously, there was no way I could write about Portillo in only 700 words. If you’re still with me on day three, thank you! I hope that means you’re inspired to go to this amazing, historic and unique resort. Today, I’m sharing a few of the tricks and tips we learned at Portillo to make […]

Plan Now for Summer Family Skiing at Portillo, Chile

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We first heard of Portillo when our sons were ski racing. During the summer, when our boys were practicing lacrosse and mountain biking, we’d hear whispers about other families winging off to Chile for summer ski training, enjoying endless winter and sharing slopes, if not coaches, with the United States Ski Team. “We’ve got to get there,” I’d tell my […]

Ski Fashion 2014 – 2015: What the Cool Kids, From Toddler to Teen, are Wearing

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Today, we’re excited to feature the newest trends for boys and girls from! The Trends for Little Boys:  Bright, eye-popping color combinations, plus fun new designs! Spyder Mini Leader Jacket in Electric Blue/Bryte Orange/Black   Spyder Mini Upside Down Jacket in Electric Blue/Bryte Green Spyder Mini Leader Jacket in Mantis Green/Black/Stratos Blue   Obermeyer […]

Less-Skied Europe: Ski Romania, Greece and Bulgaria

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A guest post from Corina David.  Think of winter sports in Europe and you’ll likely think of Austria, Italy, France and Switzerland. Thanks to the glaciers, these countries offer some spectacular sights and unforgettable memories. But the truth is that unless you live in the area, opting for a ski holiday in these Alpen resorts […]