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Starting them young… getting your child into snowsports

We enrolled our three year old, Soren, in his first ski lesson last year. We’ve actually had our son on the slopes since he was 19 months old, however this … Continue reading

October 11, 2012 · 6 Comments

Using ‘style points’ to get kids to slow down…

Got a little one who is all speed, no turns on the ski hills? Hard to watch as a parent, isn’t it? Here’s how one father solved the problem. Just … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

The hula hoop

My skills at the hula hoop have always been nil. I would watch in envy as friends, obviously more flexible than me, orbited the hoop around their midriff for what … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · 1 Comment