Monthly Archives: June 2013

25 06, 2013

#16 Emma “Cutting the apron strings” (3 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:48:28+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants, Swim Tips|Comments Off on #16 Emma “Cutting the apron strings” (3 years old)/

Meet Emma. I adore her. I had been swimming with Emma and her mom in a parent-child class for a bit, but after a while, that just wasn't  enough. Every child is individual, and kids sometimes do better when mom/ dad/ nanny/ care giver/ etc. is not around. In Emma's case, she was progressing, but [...]

16 06, 2013

#15 Mellissa “I don’t wanna put my face in the water” (3 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:53:04+00:00 June 16th, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on #15 Mellissa “I don’t wanna put my face in the water” (3 years old)/

"We're not gonna put our eyes under water." "I...I...I...I don't wanna put my face in the water." It was like a broken record over and over and over again. I was warned. The e-mail that Mellissa's mom sent read... "She just doesn't like putting her eyes in the water and she starts crying...I had to stop [...]