Skiing was not something we did as a child  ( there were six of us !)

Today, I still struggle to get the point of spending a fortune to have to get up early, wear heavy and uncomfortable boots etc.  However, the reality is that my husband and kids


I am not a great skier, but my husband is and my kids love it, so I am trying. As long as I avoid chair lifts, I am fine. Last year I tumbled twice.. it is that moment when the bar goes up, I get so nervous I either head off too early or wait too long.