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What to Expect at Your Child’s First Swim Lesson

 Signing your child up for their first swim lessons is an exciting time! Swimming is not only great exercise but it is also the start of a lifelong water safety skill for your child to have. Trying something new can be stressful for both parent and child, so here is the skinny on everything you… Read more

Tackling Separation Anxiety During Swim Lessons

Separation anxiety is part of a parent’s life, especially if you have young toddlers or infants. While it is usually a passing phase, there are times in your child’s life when you really do need to separate from them. During formal swim lessons is one of those times. Although this is not true for any… Read more

7 Common Household Drowning Risks You Need To Know About

One inch. One inch of water is all that it takes for a child to drown. One inch of water may not seem like a lot – it’s about the height of a quarter – but it can be fatal to a curious infant or toddler. Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury deaths… Read more

How To Plan a Fantastic Kids Pool Party

February 25, 2021

Indoor pool parties are a perfect way to celebrate your child’s birthday party. One great thing about having a party indoors is that it’s weatherproof! No matter what the weather is outside, it’s always perfect inside for a pool party. To help you make the event a hit, we’ve got seven tips for planning the… Read more

When to Start Swimming Lessons for Kids

Swimming is a great skill to have, especially for young children who are raised around water, whether it’s in a backyard pool or in a nearby lake or ocean. That said, all children benefit from lessons. Read on to find out how they benefit and when to start swimming lessons for kids. What do the… Read more

Swim Lessons Combine Safety and Bonding

At Emler Swim School, we teach “Safety With A Splash Of Love” – and we focus on the safety aspect first because it’s we believe it’s important for all parents and guardians make sure their child learns to swim from a young age. We also want parents to know how much love comes from swim… Read more

Rewarding Kids vs Bribing Kids: What’s The Difference?

Rewarding Kids vs Bribing Kids: What’s The Difference?   Parenting is a full-time job, and there’s no such thing as a consensus on the right or wrong way to do it. There are thousands of books and articles out there, but at the end of the day, you have to do what’s right for your… Read more

6 Things You Need To Know About Swim Diapers

September 27, 2019

6 Things You Need To Know About Swim Diapers When you have a baby, your life basically revolves around diapers. There are so many different kinds of diapers on the market, and it’s a lot of trial and error finding what works best. Just when you thought you had it figured out – swim diapers are… Read more

10 Tips to Create a Positive Sports Environment for Your Child

September 19, 2019

Create a Positive Sports Environment for Your Child   As children grow up and develop new skills, it’s an important time for them to try out new activities that help build their strength and character. Sports are a great way for kids to meet new people, try new things, step out of their comfort zone,… Read more

Beach Vacation

Planning a Vacation? Here’s How to Keep Your Swimmers Safe

What You Need to Know to Stay Safe While Swimming in the Ocean Family travels to the beach & lake are full of excitement and create lifelong memories. It’s quite easy to get caught up in the moment and forget simple safety tips that will help keep your family safe. Water doesn’t discriminate – and… Read more