It's closing weekend and what better way to bid the 2013-2014 season adieu then entering an Instagram contest?
We all love our handy phones and the easy access to taking incredible shots, "selfies" and all. I would like to fancy myself being quite the professional when it comes to snapping shots with my trusty iphone. I know my sister, Isabelle has quite the Instagram following and I am often am amazed at what she captures.…Continue
Posted on April 12, 2014 at 9:00am
Spring is in the Air!
Warm weather and cold nights means for the varying conditions. Don't let the crust and crunch deter you from enjoying the spring skiing. It can be overwhelming and definitely not our most favorite conditions. Don't lose heart! There is a very enticing aspect about spring skiing.
Here are a few ways to better your day on the slopes:
-Make sure your skis are tuned and ready!
-If you are eager to get up on the slopes, try to stay…Continue
Posted on March 26, 2014 at 9:07pm
Like many locals, I've lived here in Steamboat almost 20 years. Interestingly, there are still attractions, places and events that I have yet to experience. Sound familiar?
Last week I had the enormous pleasure of enjoying one of these new adventures. Courtesy of local based company Wellktok, I had my first sleigh-ride dinner to Ragnars. It was fabulous. It was a new view of the slopes, valley and town.
Pulled along in a less conventional rendition of "horse-power", we wound…Continue
Posted on March 13, 2014 at 4:00pm
While watching the Olympics the last two weeks, I continue to be impressed with the athletes that are able to rise to the occasion and perform at their best when the stakes are the highest. The Olympic stage is unique as it is one moment that can alter the perceived success or failure of an athlete.
I keep asking myself this simple question, "How are some athletes able to perform even better than their norm while others crumble with the pressure?"…Continue
Posted on February 19, 2014 at 11:00am