By Manners Queen Constance Hoffman for GALTime.com
Ah, the good ole summer time. Warmer days filled with plenty of sunshine, the smell of coconut tanning lotion, colorful bathing suits and time spent pool side.
And who doesn't love the water, especially children? Here are a 8 etiquette tips to make sure they and your fellow swimmers have a wonderful time.
If your children just came in from making mud pies outdoors, please have them shower before getting in the water. Otherwise a black ring of dirt will follow them once they jump into the water.
1. If child is wearing a bandage, consider removing it before he or she enters the swimming pool otherwise the bandage becomes a floating Barbie size surfboard. If he has an open sore, it is best to stay out of the pool until the wound is healed.
2. Diapers must be covered with plastic pants or appropriate swim diapers. This is not a "Let it all Hang Out"Read More »from 8 Rules for the Pool