Québec City: My Kind of Ski Town

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Québec City is my new favorite ski town. With over 500,000 people, it’s an unlikely choice, but I’ve never been anywhere where winter is so embraced and celebrated. “Winter is our best season,” my guide Michelle told me. “It’s everyone’s favorite.” And this attitude shines through. While temperatures may be plummeting, the mighty Saint Lawrence […]

Win An $11,000 Skisperience from Skis.com

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Are you feeling lucky today? While the Brave Ski Mom giveaways are over until the end of the year, here’s one more opportunity to win big (really big). With a prize valued at over $11,000, Skis.com is giving away a ski trip for two to Utah in March (March 26-31, 2015 to be exact) plus full gear […]

Tips for Your Best Family Ski Vacation, Ever!

Whether you go for a ski day, a weekend or longer, ski time should be family fun time! At Beaver Creek Resort.

  It doesn’t matter whether you and your kids have skied together forever, or you’re just getting started, skiing – and snowboarding – can sometimes seem overwhelming. While everyone can agree that skiing is fun, the logistics of getting everyone (and everything) organized, out the door and onto the chairlift can tax even the most […]

Dog Sledding, Skiing, Tubing and More at Colorado’s Snow Mountain Ranch

Snow Mountain Ranch

Snow Mountain Ranch is a special place. A 5,000 acre ranch, high in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, it lies between the town of Granby and Winter Park Ski Resort. Owned and operated by the YMCA of the Rockies, it’s the kind of place where families come together, everyone feels welcome and everyone can find something […]

Five Family Friendly Ski Resorts, From West to East

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Five family friendly ski resorts in 500 words? That was my challenge from Expedia’s Viewfinder travel blog. First, there’s the challenge of defining a great family resort. The easy answer? A great family resort is where you are skiing, today. Since families come in all shapes and sizes with all different ability levels, it’s hard […]