Passion For Baseball

Written by Aron Wallad

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Every year this team beat us. We never beat them. It had almost become an obsession for me to beat them. This year we finally did. Afterrepparttar game I was talking to their captain and kidded him that now I can die in peace. He replied by saying that it has been true joy playing us these past years because he can tell we lovedrepparttar 137825 game and played like it.

Why do a bunch of “old” people continue to playrepparttar 137826 game of softball? I truly believe that we can not give uprepparttar 137827 love of baseball andrepparttar 137828 passion we have for it. It is part of us and it has shaped who we are. If you looked at each one of us in our profession or home life,repparttar 137829 way we live our lives are similar to how we playrepparttar 137830 game. Getting back torepparttar 137831 earlier question on why is it that some people can recite stats or remember every play in a game? It’srepparttar 137832 love we have forrepparttar 137833 game of baseball. The passion andrepparttar 137834 love forrepparttar 137835 game helps define who some of us are. Find your passion and share it withrepparttar 137836 world and make each one of us that much better for knowing you.

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Aron Wallad has been a baseball lover for over 45 years. His passions have included; playing, watching, reading , evaluating, and coaching the game he adores. Check out his baseball ezine. Do you love inspiring quotes, unusual statistics and most of all, heartwarming baseball stories? If you love baseball you will love his baseball ezine.

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Splish, Splash! Swimming Pool Safety everyone should know

Written by Rebecca Blain

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Filters, Pumps and Other Mechanical Parts

One aspect of pool care and safety that many neglect to consider isrepparttar maintenance of their pool filters, pumps and other mechanical parts. These parts, all of them electronic in some fashion, can cause injury or death if not used carefully. A pump with a soured cable, for example, can cause electric shock to those using and working with it.

When you are working with this style of equipment, you need to make certain that you read all ofrepparttar 137772 safety warnings for that particular unit, and keep them out ofrepparttar 137773 reach of children. If your pool is closed forrepparttar 137774 winter, you need to make certain all ofrepparttar 137775 parts are put intorepparttar 137776 proper place overrepparttar 137777 winter, so that no injuries can be caused by them.

Chlorine and Other Pool Chemicals

One ofrepparttar 137778 most important things you need to do when you have a pool is to make certain that you keep all ofrepparttar 137779 swimming pool chemicals and toxic materials used to keeprepparttar 137780 pool clean out ofrepparttar 137781 reach of children. These chemicals are very dangerous, and should be treated as such.

While chlorine is used in water for pools and evenrepparttar 137782 tap, you need to remember thatrepparttar 137783 amounts are a lot less concentrated inrepparttar 137784 tap than inrepparttar 137785 pool. Consuming straight chlorine can be deadly, so you should be careful not to expose yourself or your children to toxic amounts of it.

Seasonal Pool Care and Maintenance

When you own a pool, caring for it is a job that will take up a great deal of time. However, neglecting to clean or care for your pool can cause very bad side effects. First, a non-treated and cared for pool is a perfect breeding ground to mosquitoes and other pests, some of which can carry diseases that can be transmitted to your family members.

On account of this, you need to make certain that your pool is either covered, or that you clean out all ofrepparttar 137786 leaves and debris and treat it on a weekly basis. Uncleaned and untreated pools also contain bacteria and algae that is unacceptable for your children and family members.

If you do not cleanrepparttar 137787 pool, you should not be swimming in it, as it can pose a health hazard. If you keep up onrepparttar 137788 cleaning and maintaining of your pool, you and your family can all enjoyrepparttar 137789 benefits pools offer.

Enjoying your Pool

With all of these swimming pool safety rules in mind, it can sometimes seem like enjoying your pool is a lot of work. It is, but well worth it. Lazy summer days spent drifting on floats, or luxurious swimming through clean blue waters can be very relaxing.

If you keeprepparttar 137790 safety rules in mind, you won't get hurt and can fully enjoy your investments. By not diving in no dive zones, and avoiding running, you can make certain that you can fully enjoy your pool experience without high risk of injury.

Rebecca Blain is a professional and hobbyist writer who enjoys taking care of her fish and educating people about swimming pool equipment at

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