Posts Categorized: Park City Lifestyle

Home Is: Park City

It is safe to say that the last several weeks have impacted all of us. We miss loved ones and friends, school and playdates, skiing and happy hours. Inspired by the thought of “What is Home?”, the amazing Summit Sotheby’s in-house videography team stopped by the Utah homes of our sales associates, management and staff… Read more »

Supporting the Community by Supporting Each Other

As one of the hardest hit communities in the nation by COVID-19 – and following the shelter-in-place order by Summit County – we’re all a little shaken by what our present and future holds for ourselves and our beloved ski town. Birthday parties, Spring Break plans and weddings have been cancelled. Prom and graduation are… Read more »

Ways to Stay Sane While Homeschooling

If you’re like many parents across the globe, you’ve suddenly been thrust into the world of homeschooling your students, yet with very little time to prep, mentally or organizationally. Trying to find the balance between continuing important instruction during the next five weeks (minus one week for Spring Break – yay!) while maintaining a positive… Read more »

Summertime Options Abound

It’s barely March, but spring is known to zoom by for parents and visitors gearing up for summertime kid activities in Park City! Summer camp options abound, and mapping out a summer that’s equal parts action and education will make even the most persnickety camper smile! Many camps sell out of certain sessions early on,… Read more »

Prioritizing Wellness in 2020

As Virgil said, “The Greatest Wealth is Health,” and there are few places where that rings true more so than in a resort town. Staying in shape physically and emotionally is critical to one’s overall wellbeing in order to truly appreciate the opportunities and beauty outside each of our backdoors. Luckily, local wellness experts can… Read more »

Getting Ahead of Sundance: A 2020 Festival Survival Guide

Locals who have lived in Park City for any length of time will likely have a few Sundance Film Festival stories to share – whether it was getting to attend the premiere of a soon-to-be-famous film (think “Napoleon Dynamite” or “The Blair Witch Project”), or simply spotting celebrities strolling along Main Street or dining in… Read more »

Creating a Teachable Thanksgiving for Your Family

Thanksgiving has many definitions, but one that resonates – yet is often lost in the hubbub each fourth Thursday of November – is simply, “The act of giving thanks.” This Thanksgiving, I once again challenge you to use Thanksgiving as a teaching moment. Show your children the many ways to express gratitude, and help them… Read more »

Helping Kids Get the Most Out of Utah’s Mountains

With snow from the weekend blanketing our mountain town, minds are turning toward the impending ski season. Whether or not we have a banner year to match last season, one thing is for certain: Winter is what you make of it. That’s why the Ski Utah 5th & 6th Grade Passport is such a great… Read more »

‘Tis the Season to Purchase Your Pass

Though many warm mountain days still lie ahead, fall is prime time for deciding where to ski during the upcoming season. An impressive snowpack during the 2018-19 will assuredly get more folks out on the hills this year, so being strategic as to where to spend those ski or snowboard dollars is imperative if crowded… Read more »