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BIG Catch-Up!

I sincerely apologize for the huge hiatus from this blog! I had a busy couple of weeks. My family stayed for two weeks at the ranch as guests and I ended up forgoing a lot of blogging to spend time with them; the ranch’s head wrangler sustained an injury to his ankle and I ended up working as the interim head wrangler for a week, and then I managed to injure myself the following week by falling off of Midge bareback. 235 more words

Our Week in Snapshots


As August approaches, we’re feeling a little sad to know that our days in the sun and water are limited! We spent the week swimming with friends and playing in several splash pads. 158 more words

Choppy Waters

So expectations aside, it was not a bad meet.  I got a silver and a bronze in the 50 and the 100 breaststroke respectively, new national record in the 200 ( .4 of a second off 3rd place) and JAMAICA SWIMMINGS’ first commonwealth meet record. 357 more words


Barb's Race recap: part 1

I have already established the fact that I didn’t finish – along with a lot of other people who were doing one of the 4 races held Saturday.  606 more words


Dear, Husband-Ironman Boulder

I am one week out from my third Ironman. I’ve been in Boulder for a week to finish training and have some time to acclimate, as I wasn’t sure how the elevation would effect me. 584 more words


16 Pictures that Will Make you Want to Run Away to Croatia

Photos by Michelle Hayman, Monika Tsimbalov, Courtney Gallant, Alli Baldwin, and Virginia Fay

Let’s start with water that’s so clear it might as well be glass. 175 more words

Traveling Is Life

A Whale of a Time on Nashville Beach

Today we went to the beach! Yup, that’s right! The beach. In Nashville.

Okay it wasn’t a traditional beach by the sea, but it was still a sandy beach, and it was still by a body of water. 207 more words