Parent Education

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, [...]

31 08, 2017

Is Your Pool Safe? (Swimming and Water Safety Skill #8)

By |2019-04-09T03:51:01+00:00August 31st, 2017|10 Core Swimming Skills, Learn to swim, Parent Education, Tips for Success|0 Comments

Safe Swimming Is your pool safe? Could it be SAFER? Kids are buckled up from birth- they can’t even leave the hospital without a car seat. We read books and blogs and research the latest products and practices designed to protect children and keep them safe. There are so many things to think about, worry [...]