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2 08, 2017

Role Model or Control Freak?

By |2019-05-16T11:51:39+00:00August 2nd, 2017|Adult Learn-to-Swim, Community Article, Parent Education, Teaching a Healthy Respect for the Water|0 Comments

Originally written for BonBonBreak in May, 2016. They were there to learn how to swim. “Are you nervous or do you have pain?” The young mom over-enunciated the words with a look of grave concern as she spoke to Emily, her two-year-old daughter. She repeated it over and over. “Are you N-E-R-V-O-U-S or do you have [...]

1 08, 2017

When Mom Doesn’t Know How to Swim

By |2019-04-09T03:51:54+00:00August 1st, 2017|Adult Learn-to-Swim, Community Article, Parent Education, Teaching a Healthy Respect for the Water|0 Comments

Originally written for BonBonBreak in May, 2016. While recently shopping for a baby shower gift, I met a woman who was pregnant with her first child. I could tell she was gonna be a helicopter mom just by looking at her. I guess since we made eye contact, she felt like I was the perfect person [...]