Tag: ski

Turkish Toilet Trauma

Few things surprise me these days. Having criss crossed Europe enough times and become acquainted with all manner of weird and wonderful means of sanitation, my shocker has long since been short circuited. Which, I suppose, is kind of a good thing. Hey, I swam in the south […]

Snow Happy!

Well, we have arrived safe and sound in the Aosta Valley of northern Italy for some much needed R&R with our family! It has thus far been quite a dry winter and though we are longing for a great load of fresh powder, we are not complaining! The […]

Feeding the Beast

January 1999, Copper Mountain, Colorado: It is 2 p.m. and I am, as always, sheep-dogging my 2 children down the mountain behind their dad, struggling to keep up. I am light-headed. I feel faint. My knees are wobbling with the strain of too much time spent at the […]