Posts tagged "Swimming"

Goldfish Swim School's Jump Start Clinics are ideal for a safe and fun summer

Goldfish Swim School's Jump Start Clinics are ideal for a safe and fun summer
Last summer, my stubborn daughter learned to swim in six weeks at Goldfish Swim School. Because we live in Chicago, we experience many months of winter and very limited swimming opportunities. I wasn’t sure if my kids even remembered how to swim after the brutally long winter. I figured it was important to start off... Read more »

Swimming is therapeutic for Multiple Sclerosis

Swimming is therapeutic for Multiple Sclerosis
I am always one to believe that everything happens for a reason.  Since this health challenge slapped me on the face, I’m constantly pondering what my lesson in this obstacle is.  There are many. For sure I needed to slow down, and I admittedly am appreciating many small moments while I’ve been forced to spend... Read more »

Our Family's Summer To Do List

Our Family's Summer To Do List
Yesterday we had a spontaneous picnic lunch at the zoo.  Simple sandwiches, a ripped blanket from my trunk, under a tree in the shade.  It was so easy and satisfying that I began thinking of what else I want to squeeze into this summer. 1.  Movies in the Park.  Chicago Park District plays movies at  many city parks throughout the... Read more »
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