6 Fun Games for Kids to Improve Their Swimming Skills

Everyone knows learning or practicing a skill is easier when you’re having fun. That is why the team at DSH has put together a list of 6 pool games you can play to improve your kid’s swimming skills.  If you have access to an indoor pool this Winter or are planning to...

6 Things Parents Need to Know Before Their Sunny Holidays

With temperature dropping and snow on the horizon, lots of families make the decision to travel south for much-needed warmth and sun. These sunny holidays usually include lots of water, swim time, and splashing, but just because you are on vacation, doesn’t mean you...

Let’s Talk With Davina!

A passionate swimmer since a young age, Davina Lopez, owner of Davina’s Swim House, has always believed swimming instruction should be focused on fun and safety. With more than 20 years of experience as a swim school owner, instructor and parent, there’s a lot of...

6 Things You Should Know About Swimming Lessons

Swimming is a life-skill everybody should have and, if possible, start at an early age. Even if you’re not planning to be a professional swimmer, being able to do basic competencies such as floating, treading or knowing how to control your breath can be crucial in a...

Swim for your Body… And Your Mind!

A lot has been said about the benefits swimming has for the body as a great low-impact cardio exercise, but did you know that swimming also has great benefits for the mind? When we swim, our brain releases different substances that not only make us feel better but...

5 Tips for Making your Child’s Swim Lessons More Enjoyable

Sometimes, new experiences and activities, such as swim lessons, can be a little bit overwhelming for kids. Being away from their parents, getting their faces wet, or being dunked for the first time are all unexpected situations that, in the beginning, can be scary...

6 Reasons Why You Should Add Swim Lessons To Your Back-to-School Plans

The school year is about to begin, and we know you are planning your kids’ agenda for the following months. The team at Davina’s Swim House has a proposal for you, add swim lessons to those plans! Swimming is an activity that will bring immense benefits to your child....

Backyard Pool & Cottage Safety Tips

Summer is in full swing, and that means you and your family are having lots of water fun! Swimming is a great way to spend those perfect sunny summer days, and your kids are the ones that will be doing so the most often. Children enjoy swimming immensely, and if you...

7 Things You Need to Know to Prevent Drownings

Designated by The Lifesaving Society, National Drowning Prevention Week (NDPW) is celebrated every year on the third week of July. The main goal of this campaign is to highlight the drowning statistics in the country and how to prevent them.  Did you know that over...

5 Tips For Choosing Your Child’s Swimwear

You’ve signed up your kid for swimming lessons, now it’s time to find the right swimsuit. There are lots of options available in the market, and making a decision can sometimes feel overwhelming, that’s why the team at DSH has gathered 5 tips that will help you choose...