Spring Wardrobe Updates

The inevitable side-effect to turning over one’s closet seasonally is that sudden awareness of what’s missing. Nevertheless, it is also an opportunity to reunite with old favorites, and revisit pieces that may not have gotten their proper attention in the past. The opportunities for pairing, for mixing and matching, abound. It has been a while […]

Role Models

There are several women at my pool who are truly exceptional swimmers. Their strokes seems effortless. They glide across the pool unimaginably fast. They flip-turn. They arrive with their own apparatus, like pull buoys, swim paddles and resistance gloves. They have clearly been swimming since high school, or even middle school, swim team. And I […]

This Coming Week in Training

I am not currently in training, specifically. However I am working towards healing my injury and building up my strength, speed and endurance. My focus on endurance training is a bit different from what it was before my injury.  My prior strategy was just to hang on for as long as possible. Now, I focus so much […]

Let’s Be Honest: Becoming a Lawyer Was a Cop-Out (and I Know It)

I am sitting at my desk researching summer course offerings at local colleges. It is likely the first step in the process to “going back to school”… or whatever that means.  I am not sure yet. What I do know is that if I actually take the leap, I will not squander the opportunity as […]