Tag Archives: winter

The Best Family Trip That Almost Wasn’t

Last Wednesday night, my oldest daughter started throwing up at 2 AM.  I thought our trip to Laconia and Gunstock Mountain was doomed for sure.  Even if S. recovered quickly, one or all of us were bound to come down with … Continue reading

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Snow Day Number Four…Going Stir-Crazy

The snow is closing in on us.  Or rather, closing us in.  My driveway is shrinking, with piles of snow four feet high on either side and snow banks the size of small mountains blocking my view of the street. … Continue reading

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Why We Are Skiing, Toddler and All

Glop and I have not done any alpine skiing in 10 years.  I have not skied more than three times in my entire life.  So why is our family of five, toddler included, suddenly embracing this terribly expensive, environmentally unfriendly, dangerous, not to … Continue reading

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In Pictures: A Winter Walk in the Woods

Soaking up the solitude and the scenery in Mine Falls Park…

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Finally, Relief From the “Snow Drought”

Mother Nature remembered that it is winter in New Hampshire! Ab and I built our first snow person of 2012 after over two months without any noteworthy weather.  Not saying I want a daily blizzard, but it’s so nice to … Continue reading

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