How Skiing in the Alps is Different from the USA

I get asked the question all the time "How is skiing in the Alps different than USA." I always love this question and I have plenty of colorful answers as they are kind of similar but the nuances are quite a bit different. Many skiers I talk to want to...

The Ultimate Ski Fashion Guide: Everything You Need to Hit the Slopes in Style!

Looking for what to wear on your next ski vacation? I’ve got you covered. You can shop for everything right here…from your base layers to that smokin’ haute ski outfit! (what I’m wearing in the photo: ski suit Cordova, Goggles POC, beanie Heidi Leibt) JavaScript is currently disabled in this...

Winter Essential: Fair Isle

It must be because I live in the mountains that I love warm clothing and accessories sweaters, beanies, scarves… Fair Ilse patterns have always held a special place in my heart and my collection grows each winter. This cold weather classic is great for layering and so charming with a...

Video: One-Pot Swiss Alpine Macaroni

  As many of you know, my cookbook High Alpine Cuisine was released August ’18. I’ve been getting so much great feedback from those of you that have purchased it. Sounds like you are enjoying the recipes and that makes me really happy! I’m in the process of working on...

Ti Amo Courmayeur! Skiing in the Italian Alps

  Sometimes you have to toss a pin in the air and dream about where it’s going to land. For me, my travel pins are typically gonna hit the map at a fabulous ski resort, likely one in the Alps. I’m always up for a memorable winter adventure. Sometimes I...

The Alps: Interiors to Inspire

  In the winter it’s hard not to be inspired by the alpine lifestyle no matter where you live. I’m currently in Europe skiing some of the best resorts in the world. It’s been the journey of a lifetime and I learn so much everywhere I go. Each resort is...

On Top of the World: 10 Luxury Mountain Hotels That You Have to Visit!

  As most of you have probably figured out by now I’m obsessed with the mountains. I love them so much that I moved my family to Telluride, Colorado 5 1/2 years ago. No matter what the season, the majesty of the highest peaks thrills me. There are endless adventures...

Bucket Lust: Luxury Romantic Ski Hotels in the Alps

What makes a memorable romantic winter vacation in the Alps? For me, it’s a remarkable location, excellent on & off-piste skiing, beautiful boutique or 5-star hotels and breathtaking surroundings. These are just a few of the reasons why I love to go to this part of the world. I’ve been...