At age 12, Dana Vollmer was the youngest swimmer competing at the 2000 U.S. Olympic Trials. Four years later, she won gold at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games in the 800 free relay, but her greatest success came in the pool at the London 2012 Olympic Games. There, she won gold medals in the 800 meter freestyle relay, the 400 meter medley relay and the 100 meter butterfly. She set … [Read more...] about Wise Words from Olympian Gold Medalist Dana Vollmer
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Happy Friday #ModernMoms! Hopefully you are recovering from your Thanksgiving festivities. Unfortunately, there’s not a lot of time before things ramp up again. This might be a good weekend to relax and rejuvenate before you’re back in high gear for the Holidays. What better way to do that then lounge around and watch some sports? Ok, maybe throw in a massage and facial … [Read more...] about #SportBits…Weekend Rejuvenation
Now that football season is over, I'm so excited for the Winter Olympics! I've been watching all the athletes this week on the Today Show in their super cute Olympic gear - and I thought I would give all you ModernMoms a reason to get excited with me!The Olympic Games are a great thing for the whole family to watch together. My son loves Shaun White (including his cool boy's … [Read more...] about All About The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
If you "Keep up with the Kardashians," you're probably aware that Khloe Kardashian is having big issues with her husband, NBA star Lamar Odom. I've always thought he seemed like such a sweet guy on the show. But for years, tabloids have claimed that he has been unfaithful to his wife. Now, Lamar has gotten himself in trouble with the law. A recent DUI arrest and … [Read more...] about Why Can’t Star Athletes Stay Out Of Trouble?
After months of rumors, Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn have confirmed that they are in a relationship. The pro golfer and the Olympic skier released simultaneous statements (Woods on his website, Vonn via Facebook) sharing the news along with pictures from a not-at-all awkward looking photo shoot. "I guess it wasn't a well-kept secret but yes, I am dating Tiger Woods," wrote the … [Read more...] about Tiger Woods is Dating Lindsey Vonn