So often we're just going about our own business in our own little bubbles giving little thought to those around us. It's easy to get distracted in busyness, chasing our dreams and sometimes just trying to keep our heads above water.

But there are a special...

I was 8 years old when I started gymnastics.  Mary Lou Retton had just vaulted her way to a household name, and all I wanted to wear were stars and stripes. Apparently after watching some girls on the play ground, I taught myself how to do...

So it's been a little over a year since I started this blog.  I was steadily gaining steam throughout the year, then I pretty much dropped off the map last fall.  It wasn't because I forgot about the blog.  It wasn't because I didn't have...

Two weeks ago we took a little trip up to Austin for the annual WETS banquet.  It was Arella's first road trip (she did awesome), and it was a great time to catch up with old Texas teammates, coaches and friends! A nice little family picture The...

Last week I had the opportunity to judge diving at the Division III Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference.  After 17 years as a diver and 6 months as a coach, this was my first time in the judging hot seat.  I'll admit, I was pretty nervous. ...

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