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A recent CBS story explained how important it is for children to wear sun protective clothes. Our major sponsor, Coolibar, is mentioned in the clip which we thought you might enjoy.

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Coolibar: More than Sun Protection Products

I often review basic sun protection practices to be sure I’m not missing any new ideas or developments.  In doing so this morning I have gone back to where I started, which is co-founding Coolibar.
When my husband John and I were sitting around the kitchen table putting together a business plan, we knew the primary [...]

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These are real children, the children and grandchildren of employees at Coolibar, Inc. (For a complete description of my relationship with Coolibar, please see “About me.”)
The audio is the SunAWARE jingle by children from the University of Minnesota. I love these kids.

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The Worst and the Best Sun Protection Clothing

The best sun protective clothing is designed so you can have fun and be protected.  This poor woman has taken the advice to an extreme.  Unless you have some sort of medical condition which requires otherwise, a hat with a three-inch brim combined with broad spectrum sun screen will protect your face.  And, while the [...]

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Football, tennis, soccer, ultimate frisbee and shade sails

Throughout the country children, particularly teenagers are beginning to participate in late summer sports programs that continue throughout the fall.  Having three children of my own, I watch these children and am constantly worried about the lack of thought that is given to the amount of sun exposure they receive.  While this is not always [...]

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