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Chain up!

When I think of chaining up during winter, I think of chains for the tires of your car or truck.  When I lived in Lake Tahoe, there were many times during winter snow storms, when the local California Transportation agency that  required all 2-wheel drive vehicles to chain up to…

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The other kind of skiing….

If you’ve been reading this blog at all, you’ve certainly gotten a sense of the passion I have for alpine skiing.  I fell in love with downhill skiing in college, and became so enamored with it, that I have dedicated several years of my life to “ski bumming.”  But amidst…

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Wide Open Spaces

As I was driving earlier today, I heard an old Dixie Chicks song, Wide Open Spaces.  As I listened to the lyrics, they referred to a “place out west”, providing a “place to make big mistake” and it resonated with my own life.  Since I was a little girl, going…

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