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Let It Go...Let It Go...

As if this song hasn’t been played enough, my instructor reminded me that I need to relax to be able to swim. One of the other students apparently said that you need to swallow at least a jar of water to be able to swim. 71 more words

Swimming Lessons

40-year-old woman starts swimming lessons... You won't believe what she finds

When I was approaching my 40th birthday I started to hear the term “bucket list” a lot. I actually don’t like the term. It seems to imply that I am only doing these things because death is imminent. 304 more words


To Breathe Again

I had my 10th lesson this morning. Today I learned the breathing technique for breaststroke but somehow I couldn’t find the right balance and I still can’t raise my head high enough to breathe. 11 more words

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Day Nine Hundred and Sixty of Unemployment-Fifty and Unemployed

Took Dad and Aunt to Senior’s Get Together

I was a good daughter and niece and signed up my Dad and Aunt for a special senior’s lunch and get together. 773 more words

Practice Session 1: Post Lesson 9

I feel my confidence growing. I no longer get nervous being in the water and I don’t take as long, to¬†warm up. The only thing that stopped me from really practising this evening was the men that were swimming so many laps from one end of the pool to the other and I was practising my kick and arm pulling movements – or at least trying to. 53 more words

Swimming Lessons

Day Nine Hundred and Fifty Three of Unemployment-Fifty and Unemployed

Early Morning Run

I got up early this morning to do my friend a favor. I went to the West End Community Center to sign her up for a flea market table. 600 more words