no rain, no gain

Water can be a blessing and it can be a curse.  We can swim in the water, or we can drown in it.  Either way, we have to be careful of it. For me, water has definitely been a blessing.  After all, my greatest relaxation comes from swimming and I love views of the lake. … Continue reading no rain, no gain


Sink or swim

  One basic rule I was taught in Boy Scouts was to never jump in to save a drowning person. The reason is that their own distress in the water will most likely cause you to drown, yourself.  Rather, you should find some other way to save them be it a lifesaver, a paddle or any … Continue reading Sink or swim