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6 05, 2019

5 Tips for Mindful Parenting at the Pool

By |2019-05-21T22:48:51+00:00May 6th, 2019|Featured Swimming Tip, latest, Learn to swim, Parent Education, Teaching a Healthy Respect for the Water, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Drowning is the #1 CAUSE of accidental death in children ages 1-4. Accidental. Preventable. It is essential to practice mindful parenting in and around any water. When I see unsafe behavior around the pool or any body of water, I want to share this statistic with parents and educate them because what they don’t know- [...]

9 02, 2018

It’s all Fun and Games Until Somebody Gets Hurt (Swimming and Water Safety Skills #9 & #10)

By |2019-04-09T03:45:43+00:00February 9th, 2018|10 Core Swimming Skills, Learn to swim, Parent Education, Swim Tips, Teaching a Healthy Respect for the Water, Tips for Success, Uncategorized|0 Comments

It's All Fun and Games Until Somebody Gets Hurt    I had the mother of a five year old call me after a swim lesson. She didn’t actually see the lesson, but heard from her daughter that I “was mean and made her do hard things she didn’t want to do in the pool.” Well, [...]

2 01, 2018

Uganda Be Kidding Me: African Water Safety Outreach Part I

By |2018-01-18T08:19:05+00:00January 2nd, 2018|Adult Learn-to-Swim, latest, Learn to swim, Outreach|0 Comments

Uganda Be Kidding Me: Part 1   Many people have asked about the whole story from my volunteer water safety outreach trip to Uganda. I haven't shared it because I don't want to take away from the beautiful people and overall awesome experience I had. I don't want to deter anyone from volunteering in Africa. [...]