A silky Canadian winter wonderland is life a real-life snow globe, writes Jordan Bond.

"A good day of skiing contributes to world peace." Huh? That right? Does the UN Security Council know this? And can somebody get a lift pass to Kim Jong-un, ASAP?

Josh Foster, Big White Ski Resort's director of snow sports, told me that. We were sitting in one of the little ski town's suave on-mountain restaurants. He's a professional skier himself, and looks pretty content. But world peace?

"For you," he tells his roster of ski instructors, "this is just another day. For the high-powered executive,