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Save Money with SKI FREE (And Enter Here to Win Four Free Lift Tickets!)

Winter sports are expensive. So whenever a great deal shows up, I love to share it! And it’s especially nice when I can offer a generous giveaway, too. Get Gas, Go Skiing For the past 12 winters, Shell gas stations … Continue reading

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How to Save Big On Kids’ Ski and Ride Gear

What are you doing this weekend? If you’re not going a) camping, b) to the beach, or c) back-to-school shopping, may I suggest hitting one of the big preseason ski and snowboard sales happening across the country? You’ll be glad … Continue reading

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Tight Turns: Would You RENT Ski Clothes? And What the Heck is NASJA?

Would You Rent Ski Clothes? Julian Flores has a big idea. A Colorado ski dad, Julian is the founder of GetOutfitted.com, a start-up company that aims to make winter easier and more economical. How? By providing trip- or season-long ski … Continue reading

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CalNaturale Svelte Giveaway: Energy and More

In May, I wrote a post about nutrition and exercise. With all the energy products on the market — cubes, goo, drinks, bars and more — it gets pretty confusing. In June, I received samples of two products from CalNaturale, … Continue reading

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Creature Comforts: Good Stuff From CalNaturale

My parents have a funny camping story from when we were kids. Frugal by nature, and minimalist by training (think lots of backpacking), my parents were not people to indulge in creature comforts at the campsite. Why purchase tents when … Continue reading

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