Overheard at Summer Camp

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

Sunscreen Advice

The sun is high on the horizon. Temperatures are climbing. We have a hyper sensitivity as I have had family members who have battled melanoma — a result of our 60’s choice of baby oil and iodine as our sunscreen, as we spent our summers as ocean lifeguards in NYC. So remember to wear your[…] Read More

Interview Tips for Your Teenager

My daughter Ann Marie works for us at Hubbard Family Swim School and Sports Camp. Today she is sharing an insightful post for parents with high school or college aged children looking for a job! Interview Season- Preparation for Hubbard’s summer season is under way. One of the most exciting stages is interviewing and meeting[…] Read More

Hubbard Swim Schools Ahead of the Curve

WOW — WE ALREADY DO ALL OF THIS — TODAYMOMS on MSNBC has an article about a swim school opening in London in January, 2012 that highlights the fact that it will offer a pool that is four feet deep with 91+ degree water temp and UV lights for sanitation. Hubbard has had six pools[…] Read More

Big and Small

We had a visit from our nephew last week. He is being honorably discharged after four years of service in the Marine Corps. Took this picture as he sat with one of our grandsons in the play area in our swim school. What struck me about the photo was the simplicity of the two of[…] Read More