Visiting the Grandparents Photos taken July 7th, 2013 Continue reading Summer Fun: Swimming!
It’s beginning to feel like summer here. Time to get our son ready for the pool! Swim lessons started this weekend… Photo taken April 27th, 2013 Continue reading Feeling Like Summer? Pool Time!
I know it’s supposed to be Autumn, but the weather really heated up over the weekend. It felt hotter than it was all summer! Perfect weather for a swim! If we had the energy, our son would have us do this all day! I’m happy to stretch out summer as long as we can! Continue reading Still feels like summer!
The weather is heating up here in the San Francisco East Bay. Take a break from the local swimming pool, and cool off in a nearby lake instead. Del Valle Regional Park in Livermore has two swimming areas, East Beach and West Beach. Swimming is free, but there is a $6.00/vehicle park entry fee. Is Livermore a bit too much of a drive for you? … Continue reading Swim in a Lake!
I associate summer with water. My childhood summer days were spent mostly in the pool, splashing around with friends, jumping repeatedly from the diving board, or doing laps during swim team practice. Later, as an adult, my vision of summertime has continued to revolve around water, changing form depending upon where I was living at the time. As an older teenager in Sacramento, days off … Continue reading Simple Summer Fun: Swim!
While at Lake Tahoe on Friday, we drove over the border into Nevada and hiked down to a relatively secluded little beach. Our son has experience a few alpine lakes over his short life, but he hasn’t seen one the size of Lake Tahoe (the largest alpine lake in North America). He kept asking if it was an ocean. The boys had fun splashing around … Continue reading Chimney Beach, Lake Tahoe
Summertime fun… a secret swimming hole with a natural water slide… on the South Fork of the Yuba River, somewhere near Truckee… Continue reading Secret Swimming Hole
Summer is just around the corner! My husband and our son, swimming at grandma and grandpa’s pool yesterday in Sacramento… Continue reading Swimming Pool Fun!