Could a Winter holiday be your thing?

ski holiday

You may be very used to taking your holidays in the warmer, summer months but there’s something truly awesome about a winter break. You might choose to holiday in a warmer climate to escape a cruel winter that you’re experiencing, or you could head to a ski resort and hit the slopes! The winter months […]

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Skiing with children: the benefits

skiing with children

A while back I wrote about the differences in skiing holidays pre and post motherhood. If you didn’t catch that you can see it here. I have always thought that despite the effort required for a family skiing holiday that it is always worth it as there are so many benefits to be gained for children. […]

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Fuel for active holidays

snacking

We recently had a fantastic ski holiday in La Plagne in the French Alps, travelling on the Snowtrain with Crystal Ski. Skiing holidays, like any active holiday mean that you often don’t have time to stop to eat, particularly when you are trying to make the most of the time on the snow and get […]

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Staying energised on the slopes

staying energised on the slopes

So you are off on your family skiing holiday…yay! Super excited to see that white stuff and clip your boots into your skis. Can you smell the mountain air yet? I’m sure I can from the moment I step onto the Eurostar. Thing is, just because you are off on holiday, it doesn’t mean the […]

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Ski accommodation: what’s right for you?

So you’ve decided to go on a family skiing holiday. You’ve decided where you are going and now you just need to decide what sort of accommodation you are going to go for. We always prefer a self catering option with a family. We enjoy having the freedom to cook what we want, when we […]

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