Ski Weekend in the Adirondacks

One of the great things about living on the east coast is that you can plan a quick weekend trip to the mountains which is only a few hours drive upstate. Our family loves to ski, so we booked a couples trip with my sister and brother-in law to the Adirondacks and had such a great time! We stayed in the cutest secluded cabin near Lake Placid which was only about 15 minutes from Whiteface mountain. This ski resort is home to US Olympic training and has the biggest vertical drop in the East!

Our first day on the mountain was 34 degrees and beautiful. I bought a one piece ski suit from SNO which was après chic but super warm – win win.  It’s hard to find a ski suit that is practical and cute, but this one was perfect.


(unintentionally matching)

The 2nd day we went all the way up to the tippy top of the mountain, and we were literally amongst the clouds. It was sub freezing and scary as shit. I’m a good skier but nothing can really prepare you for the black diamond trails here, so I stuck to mainly blues.

Our Airbnb cabin was the most relaxing retreat and we will definitely be coming back. It had a nice, open floor plan with an upstairs loft that overlooked the whole main floor. The cabin comfortably slept 10 which is great for large groups. We spent most of our time outside in the hot tub and sauna, which was much needed after a long day of skiing.



Processed with VSCO with a10 preset

My brother in-law is a master chef and LOVES to cook/eat, so my diet definitely got derailed this weekend but it was certainly worth it. I’m hoping the 1500 calories I burned skiing cancelled out the lasagna we ate for breakfast/lunch/dinner.

On our last day we went to the Olympic Village and the only thing we regret was not staying longer! It was a really cute village with tons of boutiques, shops and restaurants. Pasquale got to choose where we ate dinner and he picked a spot called “Smoke Signals” which was arguably the best bbq food we’ve ever had- especially if you love juicy, oily fatty brisket served on a crispy baguette that soaks up the fatty umami meat juice that pours out the sides. If you’re ever in the area, go here it won’t disappoint.

All in all, it was a really nice weekend away with people I love and I can’t wait to book our next trip. We made a lot of new memories and THIS, is truly what life is all about.

0 comments so far.

Leave a Reply

Stay in touch


  • RELATABLE Y/N??? Spending some quality time with myself tonight working on some content that I’ve been putting off for a while. Anyone else go through creative dry spells? When I feel uninspired I spend a lot of time meditating and disconnecting from outside influences to clear my mind🧘🏼‍♀️💭 Well, I feel laser focused now and I’m excited to start writing again- it gives me such purpose and fulfillment☺️
  • What a heavenly floor n’ door combo. Floor to ceiling windows are a must have for me✔️what’s on your kitchen wishlist? Design by @ruggles_mabe_studio
  • 🍦&🍕What our weekend looks like.  @leothedollfacepersian
For licensing/commercial usage, please contact licensing@rumble.com
  • 9th Christmas with you❣️
  • I’m back👋Spent much needed time offline to restructure my goals and focus on work and family. I feel mentally refreshed and more present in the moment which was one of the biggest things I was struggling with. I needed to take a step back and enjoy what was in front of me instead of always looking at my next move. Im grateful for all of the opportunity this year has given me and I feel all of the clarity, light and success coming in 2019!✨💫
  • Weekend vibes, it’s lit✨😉🎄 I’m linking all the festive Christmas jammies on my blog including this cute lil claus set from @wildfoxcouture🎅🏼I snagged it on #CyberMonday but there are still sizes left in stock! http://liketk.it/2yz4j #liketkit @liketoknow.it #ltkholidayathome #ltkholidaywishlist #ltkholidaystyle #ltkholiday
  • After my Scandinavian tree stunt last year I promised Pasq we can get a normal looking one this Christmas🤣🎄my pullover is super cozy and is on sale for under $39! http://liketk.it/2yycx #liketkit @liketoknow.it  #ltkunder100 #ltkunder50 #ltkholidaywishlist #ltkholidaystyle
  • Happy #BlackFriday friends! Who else is avoiding the crowds today and doing their holiday shopping online? 🛍💻🙋🏼‍♀️ #LTKholidaywishlist #LTKholiday #LTKholidaystyle #ltkholidaygiftguide
  • Ate lunch at @EatalyFlatiron new seasonal restaurant Serra Alpina and it was magical🍷🍝❄️ http://liketk.it/2ynte #liketkit @liketoknow.it #eatalynyc
%d bloggers like this: