Boy is it HOT!!

Beautiful people, It is officially hot outside.  This is my first summer in a humid climate in a very long time, and let me tell you, humidity is something I do not miss.  However, I do miss being close to water and here in Michigan I am so close to SO MUCH WATER!! I love…

Just Kidding..1 more challenge!

First of all…Happy June!! Finally summer is starting. Okay, so I have been posting challenges to make your lifestyle a little more green but I forgot one. 😦 So here it is.  I challenge you to start eating out at restaurants less.  If you eat out all week, try eating at home one night a…

One last challenge

Hey! So I’ve double dog dared you to try meatless Mondays and challenged you to try a night without lights, now I challenge you to try taking public transportation or another way to get to work besides driving.  You can even get a carpool together! Carbon dioxide is one of the leading causes of greenhouse…

I Challenge You…

How’s it going? It’s a rainy day here in Michigan so ya know I thought I would blog, because I’ve been meaning to anyways. A few weeks ago I double dog dared you to try meatless Mondays, today I challenge you to go a night where you do not use light at all.  Good news…

People, people, PLEASE!!!

FRIENDS!!! How ya doing? I am finally going to be in one place longer than a week! So hopefully there will be more posts coming your way, aren’t you lucky? Anyways, the reason I am writing…LEAVE NO TRACE.  Ever heard of it?  Let me tell you about it. Leave no trace is a term all…

I Double Dog Dare You…

To incorporate meatless Monday into your schedules. Hey friends!! Miss me? I know I have not written in awhile, but I’ve been busy moving and visiting family I haven’t see in almost a year. Anyways, Happy Monday!! I know, I know, Monday’s suck but at least it will be out of the way and you…

Goodbyes Suck!!

Hey there friends, The snow is melting, resorts are closing, and the grass is turning green.  Unfortunately this means lots of goodbyes as people strut off to their new adventures. This season was my first season as a ski instructor and let me tell you, it was AMAZING!!  I can’t tell you how many times…

Steep and Deep

Hey there friends, The season is wrapping up, the snow is melting and spring is in the air.  It’s a sad time for all of us ski bums because instead of spending all of our time on the slopes, it is back to reality.  But here’s the thing, the season was short, the snow started…

Trying Something New

I have recently become a vegetarian within the last two weeks.  I’ve had meat three times since then…whoops! But it is the start of week number 3 so I am hoping I will be better this week.  If you want an update about how I am doing on that, follow me on twitter! @ConcernedSkiBum So…

Wait…how many iPads do you have?

I know I have mentioned that I am a professional ski bum but I haven’t told you how that is possible.  I am a ski instructor.  It is a great job, but some of the things that kids say, are scary. I work with kids 6 and up so instead of going on about fore…