It’s Spring Break This Week

Has Spring Break hit your house yet?  It's in full swing over here at our house.  We've played at several parks, swam in the pool, hit the video games, played basketball, washed cars, watched movies and just enjoyed the time away from school. Yes, the water was cold, but the boys were excited about the warm Texas weather.  So after they had enough of the cold water, they hopped in the hot tub to warm up a bit.  Thank goodness the previous … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Swimming Is A Beneficial Exercise Routine

6 Ways Swimming Is One of the Most Beneficial Exercise Routines Swimming is a great team or individual sport. In most areas across the country, it is easy to find a place to swim, whether it is outdoors or at an indoor sport’s center. Each year, more people recognize the numerous benefits of swimming as an exercise. In fact, these seven facts show the top six reasons why swimming is one of the most beneficial exercise routines for all … [Read more...]

Emergency: Could You Perform CPR

The following true story was written by Caroline Connors.  Swimming and Summer go hand in hand, so please take a few minutes to read this story.  We all need safety reminders sometimes. Become Your Family’s Shield I’ll never forget the day my youngest son almost drowned. He was only four years old at the time, and while he wasn’t afraid of the water, he really didn’t know how to swim yet. We were at a pool party at one of our community pools, … [Read more...]