Book Review and Giveaway: Tales From Another Mother Runner

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I will be the first to tell you that running doth not a skier make. I learned this the hard way one autumn, when preferring running to biking and running to weights, I did nothing but run. Come winter, while my legs were in great shape for running, they were not ready for skiing. Since then I’ve […]

Introducing PRISMSPORT Active Wear (Giveaway, Too)

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I hate to admit it, but I love yoga pants. It’s a mommy-dom stereotype, an internet meme. But yoga pants are  really practical. They don’t wrinkle, they’re always comfortable and as long as I’m wearing them, there’s a chance I’ll go running or to the gym. I believe in yoga pants. And apparently, so do […]

Spring Ski Fashion Giveaway and Update from WinterWomen

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It’s spring! And while it’s felt like spring in the west all season long, I know my friends in the midwest and east are oh-so-ready for warmer temperatures, sunny days and soft, corn snow. Truly, spring skiing can be sublime…as long as you’re not sweating. So with that in mind, here’s a spring ski fashion update from WinterWomen featuring […]

Swag Storm Contest from Ski ‘N See

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As you may know, Ski ‘N See of Utah is one of braveskimom.com’s best supporters. Just two months after I started writing in 2010, Ski ‘N See offered to sponsor a Junior Helmet Giveaway. They’ve sponsored one, in cooperation with Giro, every year since. This Spring, the have several contests going…all under the name SWAG STORM! Really, with a […]

Gear Notes: Xperio UV Lenses, Ski Dana and Munk Pack

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Xperio Polarized Lenses I have a love/hate relationship with sunglasses. I can’t live without ‘em, but I’m prone to lose ‘em. So I’ve taken to purchasing super-cheap models and not caring about scratches, smashes or losses. Then I tried Xperio UV polarized sun lenses. There is a difference. What Is Polarization? Light polarizes when it bounces off […]