Parenting Tips: Five Ways for Kids (and parents) to Stay Entertained During Swim Lessons

For those of us with swimmers and non-swimmers in our brood, keeping the non-swimmers happy during swim lessons is no easy task. So before they drive you batty during that time or any time they aren’t involved and may have to wait, read up on a few tips from Betsy Stern of the Madison Moms blog that will help keep them busy!

Taking Care of Swimmer Skin and Hair

Chlorine protects us from the harmful bacteria that can grow in our pool, but it can take its toll, on our skin and hair leaving our skin dry and itchy and our hair dry and brittle. SwimWest Swim Instructor and Mom of 2, Amy Horvath, gives us some tips on how to protect and ward off the effects of chlorine on your body.

The importance of Fun: Helping your Child Enjoy the Water

Betsy Stern from Madison Moms Blog shows us how to help our kids develop a love for water and enjoy their swim lessons in the process!

How to keep your children active in Winter

While it’s a little easier in the summer to keep our children moving, the winter can present some challenges.