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Michael Phelps Safety Day!

On April 5th, 2016, posted in: Articles, General, Latest News, Safety by 0 Comment

Last Friday we were so excited to meet our Olympian Idol, Michael Phelps. Thanks to our partner, Presidential Pools,  a group of kids got to take pictures with Michael Phelps and listen to him talk about his successes and his story. He was very “real” with the kids and seemed to inspire and motivate as he spoke to..

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Just Keep Swimming!

On March 9th, 2016, posted in: Articles, Latest News, Safety by 0 Comment

Just Keep Swimming! The Benefits of Year-Round Swim Lessons Cognitively and developmentally, a child learns by repetition. The name of the game is consistency, whether we are talking about singing the ABCs, nailing a dance routine, or learning to swim! We’ve all heard it takes 21 days to make (or break) a habit, right? Swim..

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Where is Your Barrier

On August 5th, 2015, posted in: General, Latest News, Safety by 0 Comment

August is Drowning Impact Awareness Month. Here in Arizona, we are especially at risk for drownings in both adults and children due to the large number of private pools that people have in their backyards. Does your home have the necessary requirements for pool safety? According to the Arizona Department of Health & Safety, pool..

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Crockpot Nutella Hot Chocolate Recipe

On December 4th, 2014, posted in: General, Latest News by 0 Comment

Crockpot Nutella Hot Chocolate Recipe Via- Frugal Girls What You’ll Need… 5 cups Milk 1/2 cup Hershey’s Cocoa 1/2 cup Nutella 1/2 cup White Sugar 1 cup Hot Water Crockpot                     What You’ll Do: Combine Cocoa, Sugar, Nutella, and Hot Water in large pan. Stir, and bring to..

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9 Energy Tips for Moms

On November 25th, 2014, posted in: General, Latest News by 0 Comment

9 Energy Tips for Moms via- Gina Shaw @WebMD                 Why is it that the kids have all the energy, but they’re the ones who get to nap? Parenting is one of the most rewarding jobs in the world, but it’s also exhausting. You are on duty 24-7,..

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New Location: Presidential Pools

On November 19th, 2014, posted in: General, Latest News by 0 Comment

If you haven’t heard yet, we have a new location where we will be starting to teach lessons in April of 2015. Presidential Pools is located on McQueen and Baseline, and it is an outdoor location. They have six beautiful show pools that we will be teaching in, as well as a spray pad for..

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The Teal Pumpkin Project

On October 15th, 2014, posted in: Articles, General, Latest News by 0 Comment

Via- CNN         Halloween can be extra scary for kids with food allergies. Chocolate is frightening if you’re allergic to milk, and a candy bar with nuts can be deadly. With eggs, soy and wheat also common allergies in kids, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, finding treats without..

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Monsoon Season Facts: Did you know?

On July 30th, 2014, posted in: Articles, General, Latest News by 0 Comment

Via- 12 Weather News Team               Question: What is the monsoon? Answer: The monsoon is simply a time of year across the Southwest when the wind shifts, bringing an increase in moisture to the region and resulting in more-frequent thunderstorms. For much of the year, high pressure is to the..

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Drownings: How To Keep Your Family Safe Around Water

On June 30th, 2014, posted in: Articles, Latest News, Safety by 0 Comment

There have already been 14 drowning victims in Arizona this year – the same number of total drowning cases in all of 2013 – and it’s only July. The most common fatal drowning incidents involve toddlers in backyard pools without supervision, pools without a fence, or in some cases both. Ten of this year’s drowning..

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There Is No Substitute For Eye-To-Eye Contact

On May 5th, 2014, posted in: General, Latest News, Safety by 0 Comment

This weekend there were two local drownings in Phoenix.  One was a 13 year old boy at an apartment complex in west Phoenix on Sunday afternoon.  The boy scaled the pool fence and shortly after was found at the bottom of the pool. Bystanders and medical professionals were unable to revive the boy.   The..

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