August, 2012 Archive

Give Yourself the Gold

August 31, 2012

The Olympics are over. New stars were born right before our eyes with their amazing victories, and there were would-be stars who saw their moment come and go in defeat in a nanosecond.  Since I grew up as a competitive swimmer, logging hundreds of hours in the pool, going to swimmeets every weekend, and having my life revolve around the pool, I was glued to the set with every swim event in the Olympics.  My husband finally suggested that I ... read more