I love LOVE LOVE skiing — it is a sport that I was not able to do for many years when I was very sick with multiple debilitating chronic illnesses. During these years, I was barely able to get out of bed much less go barreling down a mountain. Fortunately, my body has fully recovered and I have gained a fresh perspective and newfound exuberance and joy for the full-throttle activities I have always loved. Getting back on mountain this year, I feel like a kid again, so full of love and appreciation for this sport.
Here are a few life lessons I have gleaned from the Mountain: