As parents, we do whatever we can to keep our children safe. We baby-proof the home, investigate caregivers, research everything from cribs to car seats for the highest safety ratings and more. Did you know, however, that one of the very products designed to keep watch on your little one(s) may instead be making your family vulnerable to predators?
Kids can hardly wait to see what toys are in those package. Parents anticipate delight and hours of happy play. Knowing what to look for as you're choosing the perfect toy for a child can prevent injuries over the holidays and in the months to come. Use these tips as a safety guide both as you sort through your child's toys and when you head out shopping for new ones.
If you're looking for a gift idea for a child this holiday season, how about the gift of imagination? Take a peek at 2012s "best books" list and inspire a love of adventure, mystery, discovery and wonder.
Have you ever had a baby safety "oopsie daisy"? They happen more than you know. Instead of beating yourself up, other parents go through this every day. What lessons have you learned? See what this mom has to say!
Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. Is your child's car seat as safe as it should be? Give it a 15-minute checkup and make sure your kids are buckled in safely!
If your family loves to be out in the sun, at the beach or on the ski slope, sunglasses become an essential part of your day. Do they actual do what they're supposed to do or not?
Following some friend requests, and just aiming at sharing information in case someone finds it useful, I finally created a blog with ideas about maternity and children: games, baby science, useful purchases, travels..
Are you eager to get started on the baby's room and get it all put together? As you're planning, consider one additional step -- using environmentally-friendly products.