Parenthood and Passports - Banff National Park

Outdoor Activities in Banff, Canada

Banff National Park is heaven for the outdoor lover. It has everything from beautiful lakes to rugged mountains to wildlife roaming freely. But it is truly amazing that a place can feel so different depending on the season you visit. Banff in winter offers great skiing, boarding, and other snow sports. Banff in summer boasts…

Parenthood and Passports - Skiing in Steamboat

Snowboarding and Skiing in Steamboat

Skiing in Steamboat Steamboat is one of my favorite resorts at which to ski. The mountain itself and its varying terrain are hands down my top reasons for repeatedly visiting and skiing in Steamboat. The Slopes The mountain has a good variety of greens, blues and black runs, which makes it fun for skiers of…

Steamboat, Colorado

Steamboat is a remote ski town with surprisingly a lot to do even if you don’t ski or snowboard. If you are visiting Steamboat, especially in the winter, knowing what to expect both on and off the mountain will help you plan the perfect trip. Steamboat is incredibly family-friendly. The childcare, ski school, family lodging…

Parenthood and Passports - Base area in Steamboat

Daycare: A Vacation Necessity

Let me start by saying I’m a stay-at-home mom, so my daughter doesn’t go to daycare. When my daughter was born, I decided to leave the job I loved to spend my days changing diapers, singing nursery rhymes, and playing peek-a-boo. I’m thankful to have a very supportive husband who allows me this time to…

Parenthood and Passports - Steamboat Springs

Returning to a Special Place: Steamboat Springs

This week we are heading to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Damon has a work conference there, and Avery and I are tagging along. Steamboat Springs holds a special place in my heart, so returning is very nostalgic. Memorable experiences in Steamboat Springs Damon and I got engaged on a ski trip to Steamboat Springs (although he…