Just in time for summer..

Our local TV station published a story on its website yesterday about another recent study examining the dangerous, potentially cancer causing, chemicals found in most suntan lotions. I live in Florida..so Ugh. Go ahead and click HERE if you want to read the article, but I can save you the time. I’m betting your sunscreen…

So, how’s your weather?

  Back in ’96 our family moved from the Florida Keys to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. My mom used to call me from the sunshine state and start every conversation with the same question:  “So, how’s your weather?”  (Yeah, that used to annoy the heck outta me because I figured she had probably already watched the weather…

Growing, growing, gone.

My favorite hour to swim is between 7:30 and 8:30am; it’s just a great time of day to be outside in Florida.  The birds are chirping, the squirrels are scampering around the palm trees, and the sun is bathing the flowers and grasses in a promising, golden glow. Rhythmically splashing back and forth, I take…