Downhill skiing

Magic Mountain Vermont skier

Two scenes from a family ski vacation

I know that one thing parents worry the most about when traveling with their children are the “what ifs”. What if someone gets sick? What if someone gets hurt? What if I make a bad choice and our time together is ruined? (And if you’re looking for a …

Family Friendly Snowshoe Mountain Resort

A few family travel winter highlights

We are of course deep in the heart of spring break season, which will be followed by summer vacations before we know it. I'm looking forward to sharing lots of summer family travel ideas and stories, but first I thought it would be fun to make a …

Allegheny Springs Lodge

Skiing the Southeast at family-friendly Snowshoe Mountain Resort

Living in Delaware, I rarely think of heading in a southerly direction to go skiing. When Snowshoe Mountain Resort and the team behind the Travel Mindset website invited me, my husband Matt, and my 8- and 11-year-old sons Teddy and Tommy to go on a …

John Egan at Sugarbush Resort

Legendary fun: Skiing with John Egan at Sugarbush

“Don’t think of it as skiing down the mountain. Think of it as running, skipping, dancing down the mountain.” –John Egan If you like to watch movies about skiing than you’ve in all likelihood heard of John Egan. He’s been in more than 14 Warren …

All Mountain Mamas from Ski Vermont

A new year, a new Vermont skiing resource for families

Welcome to 2014! I can’t believe that this is my sixth New Year’s post as a family travel blogger. I’ve already been planning for the year ahead and can’t wait to share not only our upcoming adventures but also some stories from the past year or two …