Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Random Thought

I love listening to podcasts… lately the main topic has been about swimming. I have to absorb everything I can from podcasts, books, websites, my coach…. I want to be good at this and not flounder (haha… I bet flounders are good swimmers). Anyways… On the podcast I was listening to today there were a …

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Memorial Day Sprint

What a weekend! Memorial Day weekend always marks two big events…. Katheryn’s birthday and Memorial Day. I love seeing my beautiful daughter and love celebrating her life. I always treat it like a holiday because it is! 23 years ago she was born and my life was forever changed. I love being a mom and …

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The “Security Board” is GONE!

For the past couple of weeks I have been doing great in the pool. Despite the fact that I still fall apart a bit when I am trying to swim FAST, I still got the hang of it. It has been a very different experience in the lake. Before tonight I had been in three …

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A View from the TOP

Some weeks everything just clicks and this was one of them. Every single workout was a good one and I had some pretty big accomplishments. The whole week was great – but this weekend was especially so… Friday started off great… I took the day off of work so I had the whole day free …

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It’s who I am!

I curious thing has happened to me these last couple of months… I have found joy in my workouts. Real happiness about what I am doing. A couple of years ago when I started all of this I was filled with fear and anxiety. Worrying about how I look and what people will think… worrying …

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Finally!!!!! I can swim!

It has been a long hard month of swimming and I finally had a break thru! Well, I say a month, but in reality it was 9 lessons – 8 in the pool and one in the lake… I have been trying so hard to figure this out. Katie was so patient and tried new …

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