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This week in BSM we have had Anne and Klaus visit, they arrived with the snow and brought the sun.....we've had 6 consecutive days of sun, the first time this year, which is wonderful to ski in, but does indicate the changing of the seasons, hopefully we'll have one or two more dumps of snow before we leave here in 3 weeks. Look at the photos, only 7 days apart, of Anne and Klaus arriving and leaving.
Unfortunately Anne had a fall while getting off a chair lift on ...
... for the first minute or so, but
then I gained too much speed and ended up stopping with my skis in his and
holding onto his coat. They decided that was actually a better way for me to
learn, so I held on to his waist the rest of the way down the hill. It was only
The Rest of My Lessons
Since I, at the very least, learned successfully how to
stop, we practiced weaving and turning on the smaller hill in front of ...
This week Ron entered in the veteran slalom event, which is held annually in BSM, and surprisingly it is open to amateurs and professionals....not sure how many veteran slalom professionals there are, but about 100 men and women competed and Ron was 28th overall and 8th in his age category (Men 60+), so he did remarkably well, given he's never competed in a slalom race before!
That evening all the competitors and some hangers ...
woke to snowing in village Josh leaving today that sad we have had a grand week with him
Lots of laughs and lots skiing great to catch up with him
Put him on bus 11am for Geneva Airport and headed for skiing , snowing lots visablity not flash
Talking to lady in Funicular her daughter 7 years was in ski school all week from 9 30 am till 5pm no wonder there were so many rows of ...
... with a knife. (Don't take it off! Just grate what's coming off easily).
12.Slice Reblochon cheese into 2 thinner circles, each one having rind on one side and inside cheese on the other side.
13.Place both circles on top of the potato layers with the rind side up and bake in oven for 10 to 15 minutes or until crust is golden and cheese sauce is simmering.
14.Serve immediately with green lettuce and vinaigrette.