familybonding

27 12, 2013

#33 Finbar “Finding a balance” (3 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:23:05+00:00 December 27th, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants, Tips for Success|Comments Off on #33 Finbar “Finding a balance” (3 years old)/

Finbar thinks he is a much better swimmer than he actually is. The frustrating thing is that he could be, but he limits himself. Much like his twin brother, Max (Participant #32), he's overconfident in his abilities, but once he panics, he goes from overconfident to zero confidence. Fin moves very quickly through the water [...]

21 12, 2013

#32 Maximo “Overconfidence” (3 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:24:07+00:00 December 21st, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants, Tips for Success|Comments Off on #32 Maximo “Overconfidence” (3 years old)/

It can happen so fast. One second, he's bouncing up and down, laughing and having the best time in the world. Then the pool gets deep enough that he can't touch the bottom and the panic sets in. Maximo, like most three year old boys, is a ball of energy. As is his twin brother, [...]

12 11, 2013

Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:29:12+00:00 November 12th, 2013|Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

Yesterday, I swam with Jack. It had only been a few days since Resa (#26) and I swam together so I was excited to see how she was doing. Well, when I arrived, she looked confident and told me that she and her husband took Jack surfing over the weekend. I started to get in [...]