Author: Swim Kim

20 Feb #3 “I’m scared” Aydan (5 years old)

[caption id="attachment_347" align="alignleft" width="243"] Before lesson: Aydan swims ABOVE the water[/caption] [caption id="attachment_398" align="alignright" width="300"] Aydan swimming at the end of her lesson[/caption] I asked Aydan to draw a picture of 'swimming'- she drew herself on top of the water. When I asked her how she felt right...

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27 Jan #1 Kai (10 weeks old) and Tips for the Tub

[caption id="attachment_265" align="alignleft" width="197"] Cueing and preparing Kai to put his face in the water[/caption] [caption id="attachment_268" align="alignright" width="243"] Kai's front float- 10 months[/caption]           How could I talk about drowning prevention and the importance of water safety without starting from the beginning?  Thursday  morning, I had the...

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24 Jan Bag of waters

The amniotic sac that protects the fetus during pregnancy is also referred to as the "bag of waters." So, basically, that little kiddo is cruising around in there- swimming, stretching and relaxing. How amazing is that? I've never been pregnant, so when I speak on...

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15 Jan Kai

I posted a link to this on my Facebook page and the response has been incredible- better than I could ever imagine. The best part is friends that I haven't spoken to in years (and just stalk on FB) have reached out to show their...

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