We tried out the pool today. It was a tad bit chilly. OK, maybe more than a tad bit. But the girls had fun!
We love having friends over to swim! Slap some life vests on the non-swimmers, add some pool noodles, noodle connectors, goggles and the Millenium Falcon, and watch the fun unfold!
Carolyn passed Red Cross Learn to Swim Level 1 today! I am so impressed with the amount of hard work she put in to her class these past two weeks – her water confidence has improved by leaps and bounds, and just today she was jumping off of our backyard pool’s diving board with only … [Read more…]
It’s been hot here. Really hot. No-air-outside-to-breathe hot. So we invited a few friends over to swim this afternoon, and had tons of fun. I don’t know why I don’t do this more often… And Anna, who had earned the nickname “barnacle baby” since she clings to you with a death grip in the pool, … [Read more…]
Well, sort of. Carolyn took full advantage of her lesson time, while Anna sat on the side of the pool and dabbled her toes in the water. Considering it was her very first non-parent-participation class, at least she got through it without tears or trauma. Maybe tomorrow she’ll get her feet wet? 1 swimming lesson … [Read more…]