Pool Safety Tips for a Safe Summer

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Dry Drowning – Learn to Recognize the Warning Signs

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Cruising with Disabilities – Planning My Summer Vacation

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JPMA Baby Show Innovation Awards Winners

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Child Safety

Managing Your Child’s Fears After the Norway Massacre

As all of us did, I read in horror about the massacre that occurred in Norway one week ago today.  It’s almost impossible to grasp the magnitude of such an evil act and how it has affected that once peaceful country.  What made it all the more devastating was how many teens were killed and […]

A Follow Up to My Fox & Friends Segment

This morning I appeared on Fox & Friends debating the topic of safety on playgrounds, specifically a report claiming that playgrounds are becoming too safe and that kids need risks to overcome fear.  Unfortunately, with the way television news works, it wasn’t much of a debate and there wasn’t enough time for me to respond. […]

Is Playground Safety and Baby Proofing Just For Neurotic Parents?

As a family safety expert and owner of a baby proofing company, I’m constantly challenged as to whether parents are too neurotic about their child’s safety when they baby proof their home.  I got to thinking about this question even more this morning after reading an article in The New York Times about playground safety.  […]

Is Playground Safety and Baby Proofing Just For Neurotic Parents?

As a family safety expert and owner of a baby proofing company, Safety Mom Solutions, I’m constantly challenged as to whether parents are too neurotic about their child’s safety when they baby proof their home.  I got to thinking about this question even more this morning after reading an article in The New York Times about […]

Baby Proofing Your Home Office

Whether you’ve chosen to work from home or you’ve been laid off and have created a place to work as you job hunt, there are a host of electronics, papers and other items in this area that you need to protect from your toddler. Beware of small items such as thumb tacks, staples and rubber […]

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Only 40% of children who should be using a booster seat are in one.   Even after a child is beyond the point of requiring a booster seat, adult seat belts often don’t fit properly or safely.   What’s the solution? Click here

Summer Heat – Never Leave Kids Unattended in a Car

While a parent might think, “It will never happen to my child,” sadly about 45 kids die every year from being left in hot cars.  The majority of these cases are due to a parent forgetting the child is in the car or the child playing in the car unbeknownst to the caregiver.  As the […]

Adoption: Myths and Realities

MYTH:  You must wait several years to adopt. REALITY:  The Adoptive Parents Committee (APC) has found that many members who make a reasonable effort in pursuing an adoption have a child in their home within 12-18 months. MYTH: The only way to adopt is though an agency. REALITY:  Legally, one may adopt though a government […]

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