This is a great story, with an even greater message. Have confidence, live outside your comfort zone and just take a leap of faith. Happy Monday! Laura
We should have named her Ariel. Madison is a fish. Born in Florida, raised in the pool, she is at home in the water. At the age of 3, I removed her floating aid and decided that I was going to teach her to swim. She pushed away from me and took off kicking through the water. No one ever told her that was something she was supposed to learn. It goes to reason that she is now on the swim team. An amazing swim program with amazing facilities.
Last night, I sat with her Daddy at swim practice. At the far end of the olympic pool, there is a high dive. Occasionally, the coaches let the younger kids wander over to the massive giant and take the leap. First timers take the ladder with shaking knees, climb to the top, take a look over the edge, and then almost…
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