Once summer and its warm days start to slowly slip away, it’s easy to skip swim lessons or find something else to do on those cold winter days. Yet, swimming in the winter months is one of the best things you can do for yourself and your children. Being in the water is just a[…] Read More
There are some kids who take to water like little fishes. They love it and can’t get enough of it. On the other hand, there are little ones who fear going anywhere near water; whether that is the bathtub or the backyard pool. What can you do to help your child overcome a fear of[…] Read More
Learning to swim is journey that is guided by swim teachers and is aided by consistent repetition and nurturing conditions that promote love and respect for the water. Let’s explore the expectations we have as parents for the speed of our children’s learning.
Today we have another guest blog post from my daughter Ann Marie, director of Hubbard Sports Camp, sharing some great quotes from this summer’s campers. It isn’t too late to get your kids enrolled in camp for the last weeks of summer! The summer in Phoenix is my favorite time of year! For me, every[…] Read More
The Wall Street Journal recently published an article titled: The Secret of Dad’s Success (click here to read). The article uses a number of surveys, studies and examples to discuss distinct ways that men and women parent differently. I know there are many strong women out there who are going to argue with the various[…] Read More