Monthly Archives: March 2013

28 03, 2013

Beach and Bay Press 3-28-2013

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Overcoming the fear of water and finding a new passion; it’s never too late to learn to swim by Nicole Sours Larson 03.27.13 - 04:30 pm Many people who swim only by keeping their faces above the water have a problematical relationship with the water, swim instructor Kim Shults discovered. Some, like me, have had traumatic [...]

24 03, 2013

#8 Izzy “Trust me” (2 Years Old)

By | 2018-01-23T09:07:00+00:00 March 24th, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on #8 Izzy “Trust me” (2 Years Old)

I have had the pleasure of swimming with Izzy before in a group- there are two or three other kids in the class, as well as parents. Izzy is always so excited to get in the pool...but only with mom. For a long time (until just recently), she wouldn't get near me without crying.  In [...]

19 03, 2013

#7 Alice (4 Years Old)

By | 2018-01-23T09:08:25+00:00 March 19th, 2013|Breakthrough Moments, Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on #7 Alice (4 Years Old)

Alice, Age 4,  is sweet, timid and shy. The pool at Wave House Athletic Club is HUGE, so I could see why she was intimidated, especially since she hadn't taken lessons since she was 15 months old. She didn't say a peep and didn't even crack a smile when I told my usual silly jokes and sang [...]