Miss Thing likes to ski, but not so much that she wants to take the lift and actually ski down the mountain. She is much happier just going up and down on the bunny slopes. The down part is pretty easy, but that leaves the up part.
And so the Mommy Lift was born
of course it only works some of the time.
but once you get to the top it's all about getting your head in the game and ready to tackle the slope.