First step before skiing is to practice some terminology.
And in case her enunciation isn't clear, the conservation was as follows:
"Micayla, what do we do with snow?"
"What to *do* with snow?
(Yes, she really knows those words. With any prompting, she will look at pictures of snow and exclaim "snow!" And when she sees ski gear in the garage or car, she will exclaim, "ski!")
First step for proper skiing preparation is to dress up entirely in various shades of pink, lavender, and purple.
Next, fuel up with proper hydration.
Okay, now help out by opening the door to the garage.
Once outside, when Daddy isn't looking for a second, reach into the open trunk of the car and grab a ski pole.
Head straight to the small amounts of snow outside and practice your proper pole plants.
Oh, and apologies for the blue mitten -- I replaced that later with mittens from a set that matches her hat.