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The Taste of Vail

By Marla Meridith / January 24th

The Taste of Vail is one of my absolute all-time favorite events of the year. Firstly, I love spending time in Vail, Colorado. Secondly, love expertly run food & wine festivals. Thirdly, I'm obsessed with spring skiing. For all of those reasons and them some, I make the trek every year for this event. If you are setting travel arrangements ...Read More

How to Pack for a Heli-Skiing Trip

By Marla Meridith / January 17th

I'm adventuring on a week-long heli-skiing trip this week and that means it's time to pack! I'll be in the Canadian Rockies with CMH at the Bugaboos lodge in British Columbia. For a trip like this, it's best to lay everything out everything you will need early. You want to be sure you have everything at the ready and well ...Read More

Chic Shearling to Keep You Cozy this Winter!

By Marla Meridith / January 10th

I am completely obsessed with shearling everything these days. It keeps you so warm on the absolute coldest of days and it's super stylish!  Wearing a long shearling coat feels like a giant bear hug. It's something that's always luxurious and fashionable here in the mountains.   From mittens to coats, to boots and hats, bet you can find a ...Read More

Holiday Gifts for Ski Bunnies

By Marla Meridith / December 13th

Whether you enjoy schussing down the slopes, dreaming about them or Aprés by the fire, 'tis the season to think about powder snow and everything related to alpine style. I've curated some of my favorite winter accessories and items for the home that make great gifts. When it comes to clothing, pieces need to be both warm and stylish to make ...Read More

Heidi Liebt Beanies & a Holiday Special for YOU!

By Marla Meridith / December 8th

This winter I signed on with the brand Heidi Liebt to be a brand ambassador. This is a super exciting collaboration as I absolutely LOVE their product line of beanies and headbands. As most of you already know, I live for the winter and everything ski & aprés ski, that's why I chose to move to the mountains of Telluride, ...Read More

How to Pack for an EPIC Family Ski Trip

By Marla Meridith / November 16th

Family ski trips can be a memorable bonding experience. Everyone gets to play outside in the snow, make new friends, eat great food and create everlasting memories. To make sure that the memories are fun ones and not ones you want to forget, you need to pack the right gear. There's nothing like trying to push out the door to ...Read More

Snuggle Up & Ski Travel Package at The Home Ranch

By Marla Meridith / August 29th

Nestled just outside of the iconic ski resort Steamboat, CO is a guest ranch oasis called The Home Ranch. You might remember that I visited there last winter and had the ultimate rustic-luxe mountain hideaway retreat. I've teamed up with The Home Ranch to entice you to book a trip there too. This Relais & Châteaux property has something for everyone. Whether ...Read More

10 Dream List Ski Vacations

By Marla Meridith / February 28th

  You likely know by now that I'm a winter lover and an avid skier. All great reasons why I moved to Telluride, Colorado 3 1/2 years ago. It wasn't enough for me to just visit this epic ski resort just a few months a year. I had to make it our full time home. Was that a good choice? OMG ...Read More

The Little Bar at Lumière | Telluride, CO

By Marla Meridith / August 19th

Quaint, tucked away in a luxurious boutique hotel & mind blowing food... I always tell you guys that I love my job. Adore it actually. I was recently invited to a delicious dinner at The Little Bar in the Lumière Hotel in my home town of Telluride, Colorado. A cool perk to being a food & lifestyle blogger.... invitations to indulge in great food ...Read More

What to Wear for Skiing: An Essentials Guide!

By Marla Meridith / March 1st

  This winter has been amazing here in the mountains. We've been out on the slopes & playing hard in the fresh powder as often as we can...there's nothing like it! So many of you have asked what I wear for alpine skiing & here it is in pictures. It can take quite a few years of practice to get your ...Read More