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 […]

On Ski Injuries and Magical Thinking

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For the first week I indulged in magical thinking. I would lie in my bed in the morning and if I was pain-free, wrapped warm and cozy in a narcotic haze, I’d think about skiing. I’d picture myself jumping out of bed, stretching my arms skyward. Then I’d see myself buckling my boots and clicking […]

I’m a Finalist for Blogger of the Year! (Vote for Me, Please!)

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It’s the day before Thanksgiving, and writing an impromptu blog post wasn’t quite how I expected to spend my time. But then, I opened my email. Scanning the subjects, I quickly saw this one: You Are A Finalist in the Bloggers’ Lounge Blogger of the Year Awards. Out of hundreds of nominations, Brave Ski Mom […]

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Getting in Shape for Skiing

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Procrastinate much? Yeah. Me, too. Ski season is here and I haven’t really done any focused physical preparation. If you’re like me, and the season has snuck up on you, here’s a workout to help get you in shape, whether you’ve got two weeks ’til you hit the slopes, or two days. And you don’t have to stop […]

No Pain, All Gain: Workout Clothes from Tommie Copper

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This spring, I’m working out in some cute and flattering compression wear from Tommie Copper, a performance clothing company for women and men. Thanks to Tommie Copper’s copper infused fabric, I’ve been feeling better, and looking better, than ever. Workout Clothes that Ease the Pain If you’ve seen golfers wearing copper bracelets for pain relief, you may know that […]