But I Don’t Want to Go to Swim Lessons: When to push your kids and when to take a break

As parents, we want our children to be happy and healthy, finding hobbies, sports and activities that they will love for life. We also want them to be safer in and around water, as drowning takes the lives of about 1,000 children in America annually. To

It’s UV Safety Month: Why you should care about the kind of sun protection you use

July is UV Safety Month and – in our opinion – there’s no better way to celebrate than by learning about the best kind of sun protection for our families. After all, according to the Centers for Disease Control, just a handful of serious sunburns in

Six pool games everyone in your family will LOVE to play this summer!

Enjoying the water doesn’t have to ONLY be about swimming, especially during the dog days of summer. If you love the pool – and have enthusiastic little swimmers – you’ll want to do more than watching and waiting for “Watch this trick, Mom!” or “Look at

Lesson progression: Is your child learning at an appropriate level? Here are five things to consider

Moving on up! Everyone – parents and our young swimmers – talk about moving up to the next level. And they should! It’s a big deal and a major accomplishment to progress through our levels at Goldfish Swim School, mastering the techniques, strokes and