Skiing with your kids is more than just a metaphor. Eating healthy on the mountain can be a challenge.
Parents are told, repeatedly, that a healthy family is one that makes the time to sit together at the dinner table. If sharing a meal can have such a positive impact, imagine the benefits a family can reap by riding a chairlift together. The chairlift is a place that's at once social and personal, stimulating and serene. Ride a chairlift with a kid and you're confined with each other, with an endless array of things to talk about or to share silently.
Megan Gerety led all three US women into the top-15, finishing 6th in a World Cup SG at Lenzerheide, Switzerland on Feb. 25. Isolde Kostner of Italy won the race- barely nipping Austria's Renate Goetschl.