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Frequently Asked Questions

The goal here is to share answers to questions that I get a lot so you can benefit from those who have asked before you 🙂 Are you a tennis pro? Nope. Never played pro tennis nor am I certified as pro by any particular tennis organization at this time. […]

Trust the Lord

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. – Proverbs 3:5-6 This is a true favorite. When life becomes challenging, confusing or illogical, remember these words from Proverbs chapter […]

Top 5 Reasons to Play Tennis

Thinking about playing tennis?  Here are the top 5 reasons to play tennis. Tennis can boost your mood.  Feeling stressed? Hit a tennis ball 🙂 Tennis is a lifelong sport that can be played year round, at any skill level, and almost any age. Tennis is great exercise while having […]

Crown of Content

“My crown is in my heart, not on my head; not decked with diamonds and Indian stones, nor to be seen: my crown is called content, a crown it is that seldom kings enjoy.” ― William Shakespeare What a fantastic line from the great William Shakespeare.  This is truly one […]

Spark Tennis Hitting Partner

Are you a great hitting partner?

One thing I LOVE about tennis is the huge range of skilled players.  From beginner to expert, we can help others get better, work on our game, or get completely toasted on court.  In my opinion, a great hitting partner (or group) is one that we can get on court […]