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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 was his … 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