How Long Does It Take for Stretch Marks to Fade?

Womens who are pregnant or who recently given birth to a baby, think about how to reduce and get rid of stretch marks. Stretch mark is one of the most common problems associated with the pregnancy. There are so many things you can do for reducing the stretch marks....

S.O.S. / Save Our Swim!

We have faced many challenges on this journey. Some have challenged us physically. Some have challenged us mentally. Some have challenged our marriage. Some have challenged our will and determination. With hard work, strong focus and the support of our friends, family and community, we have made it through....

Hitting a wall

“Be a part of something bigger than yourself.” This has been the way I have approached life. When I came up with the idea to swim across Lake Michigan almost a year ago, the sole purpose was to bring attention to an illness I knew little about at the...

Support

11 years ago we started our journey as parents, and it was difficult transition for us both. 11 months ago, we embarked on another journey. The transition was also difficult, but this time we got the help we needed and we’ve learned a lot about ourselves along the way....

Pine Rest | New Sponsor

We are honored to have Pine Rest as a Deep Water Sponsor for Through The Blue. Pine Rest is excited to announce the start of a new Mother-Baby Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP). They anticipate opening the program in October of 2012. Pine Rest currently treats women with postpartum depression (PPD) and perinatal mood disorders...

FIRST LAKE MICHIGAN TRAINING SWIM

Saturday was quite the experience. We learned a lot and are getting both mentally and physically stronger each time we jump in the open water. Waves started out around 2 feet, but rose to 3-4 feet at times as we swam parallel to the shore. We were getting pummeled...