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As we turn back the clocks and try to savor a few hours of morning light, I reflect on the magnificent recent change of season in the Alps. Today, snow dusted our lawn and blanketed the hills. Temperatures dropped to -4 degrees. I am not sure I could live anywhere where there were no […]

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Here is a recent  FasterSkier.Com article by Alex Mathews on Nina and her upcoming season. Click here to read the full article in a separate window.

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Being a Wild Roses ambassador is not about climbing the highest mountain or being the first on the top or to the finish line. It is about the passion of doing things for a greater reason. Life can be an adventure, but the greatest adventure is giving life a meaning.  It was a dream of mine […]

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An Attitude of Gratitude

On November 26, 2011 By

I am writing this post on the heals of Thanksgiving day, with much to be thankful for. Buzzwords around Thanksgiving are plentiful.

One I like in particular is to practice gratitude in each and every moment  and sharing this practice with out children. When coming to the yoga mat, it’s easy to take the time […]

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Musing in Mallorca

On November 7, 2011 By

When the time came to muse about where to go for the Autumn term, we found ourselves settling on Mallorca, again. This a place we have been to many times but each time we are always discovering new roads and uncovering new places and faces.

Living overseas, we often muse about how we should travel […]

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Often we say when one door closes another one opens. This season my trail running season was side-lined due to an injury. I do love trail running and it was tough not to be out there on the trails, but it opened a new door for me, Road biking.

My first road bike was […]

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The Amazing Outdoor Playground

On October 20, 2011 By

” Mommy, I just want to stay outside the whole time we are here!” These were the words of my 7 year old as we arrived to the hotel on holiday.

 

“I have never met two boys who are not only active but want to be outside all the time. Most boys these days want to […]

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Sharing Stories

On September 21, 2011 By

The first breath of autumn comes in a cool, crisp morning, a pink down jacket , a fresh dusting of snow in the hills, golden hued larch trees, and sugar maples with a touch of red.

Seasons tell their own story. They give a quiet sense of rhythm, a cadence to change, keeping us on […]

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Autumn Adventures in the Alps

On October 24, 2009 By

The Boys on their Bikes! Be sure to watch this video of our backyard Jungle Gym- . Enjoy!

here is a smaller version if you have trouble viewing the YouTube one.

Here are some recent pics of Autumn Adventures here in the Alps

Lastly, Autumn colors are pretty amazing here in the Alps […]

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Autumn Adventures in the Alps

On October 24, 2009 By

The Boys on their Bikes! Be sure to watch this video of our backyard Jungle Gym- . Enjoy!

here is a smaller version if you have trouble viewing the YouTube one.

Here are some recent pics of Autumn Adventures here in the Alps

Lastly, Autumn colors are pretty amazing here in the Alps […]

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