A short trip to the Caribbean

Hooray, it’s the weekend! Have a lie in.... Wrong! Today, apart from the usual wake up call of our little one, I have another good reason to get out of bed. We are taking our Mini-me up onto the slopes for the first time. He is not quite ready to be a Board buddy for Mike but at the cool event ...

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Winter is here! So bring us some tea!

The coldest time of year is upon us, and everyone around me is diligently starting to get their winter jackets and ski boots up from the cellar, buying ginger bread and putting winter tires on their cars (well, it really is time).

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Grandpa, grandpa.... it has snowed!!!

It is here. The eagle has landed. Touchdown. Happy landing.
All around Ski amadé, snow is floating down from the sky. Our snow! Finally. Great! Yippee!
Waiting for the white flakes gets a little bit harder every year. For every year, a few days earlier than the year before, the chocolate Santa’s ...

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A SKI DAY FOR THOSE MAKING A COMEBACK ON SKIS

It was in 2007 that I got back on skis again, after a ten year break. With an old, well-known phased-out pair of skis, a not so trendy outfit, a great deal of uncertainty and ski enthusiastic friends, I started my descent downhill, in the truest sense of the word.

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6 GADGETS WHICH FIT IN YOUR SKI JACKET

For skiing, you only really need a pair of skis, poles, a helmet, boots, gloves, a jacket and a pair of ski trousers. That is true! But maybe not quite. In my case, it is actually six other things which you need on the slopes...

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