Snow Sports

We spent the holidays with my family in Marquette, Michigan, a tiny (and beautiful) little town on the southern shore of Lake Superior.  Not Lake Michigan, mind you, Lake Superior.  You might need to look it up.  Most of you, I suspect, think that this part of Michigan is actually Canada.  Nope.  In the summer it looks like heaven...
We just spent our Spring Break in the most amazing place:  Banff National Park.  We took helicopter rides to see mountain glaciers up close, frolicked in hot springs, skiied through so much powder that my youngest was mad about it ("TOO MUCH SNOW, MOM"), rode chairlifts through the clouds only to find blue skies up top, and stayed at a mountain lodge...
Gang, we had an amazing time at Breckenridge over the holidays.  This was our second time going - we took the kids for Spring Break last year, too - and while there are a ton of different ski resorts to choose from.....we really, really love Breck. There's something so intense about a ski vacation - not only is everything so...