Some snacks taste good. Others are good for you. In a quest to identify on-mountain energy boosters that bring health and happiness, SKI recruited the experts: three top ski country chefs and U.S. Ski Team Dietitian Susie Parker-Simmons. They evaluated five leading energy bars, rating them from 1 ("I wouldn't serve it to my dog") to 5 ("I want this on my menu").
Getting your children to share in your love of skiing may seem like a noble proposition, but turning a tyke into the next Sarah Schleper or Jonny Moseley may be more about alternate on-slope activities than perfecting a turn.