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Lean Into The Fear

When I was a child, my mother broke both arms while skiing, and I spent a couple of months bathing her, since she couldnít get her casts wet. So as much as I adore skiing, Iím always a wee bit hesit…

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Rescue Pups Find Adventure And Fun In The Snow (with video)

Years ago, I was skiing in Squaw Valley, California when a massive avalanche knocked out power to the lift my brother and I were seated on. While we dangled high above the snow packed ground, the ski …

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Finding A Cure For Cabin Fever. Is There One?

I am told Cabin Fever is not a measurable or diagnosed affliction. But, it is getting capitalized here like any true disease with a name because I believe it is real. I bet you know many, many fine fo…

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Olympic Dreaming: 4 Reasons To Watch With Your Kids

It's that time again - the Olympics are rapidly approaching. The London Olympic Games are expected to be viewed by more than 200 million people over the 17-day telecast. Will you be watching? If so…

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An Eco-Mudroom: Shoes Off

OK, I am as neurotic as the next person about keeping my floors clean. With dogs and kids, the inevitable mess happens. The kids are trained to take their shoes off. The dogs know that if they wait…

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Winter Skin Care Tips from the Experts

As far as the natural beauty industry is concerned, Nina Patino is a skin care miracle worker. This Ukrainian native has been an esthetician for 11 years, and six of those years have been spent at Pau…

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Ski Green: Ideas for Eco-Friendly Skiing

Itís been snowing like crazy here. The kids (if you can call 20- and 23-year-olds kids) are home for the holidays and many times during this most recent snowstorm here in the Northeast, someone menti…

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If it is truly biodegradable and made of plant products or something, that would be good.