Usually, I have a yardage goal in mind when I go swimming. That mile marker looms large in my mind, even as I remain stuck around 1000 yards for months at a time.
I have been away from the pool awhile, so I was really looking forward to swimming today and hitting at least 1000 yards.
But, life got in the way, and my son needed me this morning. I had to consider if I had enough time to go swimming this morning at all.
And then I thought about the times I’ve had restricted…Continue
Added by Angela Gray on October 19, 2012 at 5:40pm — No Comments
How can I teach thee? Let me count the ways....
Added by Rebecca Wear Robinson on October 17, 2012 at 10:20am — No Comments
I recently wrote about a group of lifeguards was fired for posting a video of them lip-syncing to the wildly successful Gangnam rap song. Variations on Gangnam have garnered over 300,000,000 hits to-date on YouTube. Thanks to the ham-handed…Continue
Added by Rebecca Wear Robinson on October 10, 2012 at 11:12am — No Comments
“If you set sights high and you stick with it, you can make real progress.” Dr. Paul Farmer
Dr. Paul Farmer is a medical anthropologist and physician. He is a founding director of Partners in Health (PIH), an international non-profit organization that provides direct health care services and…Continue
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