Many years ago, I made a promise to myself that I would take a winter off from work to ski bum in my 30’s. It seemed like a faraway goal – something that would be tough to accomplish due to my stable life with a great job, husband, mortgage and dog, along with some big […]Read more "The making of a ski bumette"
This was an interesting season full of change, and life was giving me plenty of excuses to not ski. But I persevered! Mountains are the best therapist, wouldn’t you agree? I managed to visit some old favorites as well as check out new zones I’d been curious about for years. October skiing on the cone, […]Read more "Photo Highlights from the 2013/2014 Backcountry Ski Season"
November, December and part of January, 2014 How do I even begin to write about the torture that has been our ski season this year? I’ve had one pow day (cue the angels singing): Duuude. And other than that, nada. My days of hitting rocks on groomers and working on my ginger bro tan (read: […]Read more "Making due, praying for snow"
October 4, 2013 Roll call: Enrique Casablanca, Kaya the Ski Dog, and Lindsey Clark I caught wind of some chatter about a winter storm coming our way during the last week of September. Skiable snow in early fall? It couldn’t be true! But it was… multiple feet fell at higher elevations in the few days […]Read more "A Record Start for the 2013/14 Ski Season!"