To help promote safety, all Babies“R”Us and Toys“R”Us across the country are once again hosting the popular “Great Trade-In” event. Just bring any used baby item, such as a crib, car seat, stroller or high chair to one of their stores and you will receive a 25% savings on the purchase of a new item. […]
by The Safety Mom ZipperBack gloves may be one of the best creations I’ve seen all season! What a great product for children. Let me tell you, finding gloves to fit their little hands that also keep them warm is rare. ZipperBack gloves were designed by a mom whose little boy got his glove stuck […]
The shootings in Tuscon this weekend has shaken us all. It reaffirms that tragedy can strike anywhere, anytime, when we least expect it. It’s hard enough for adults to wrap their heads around it but how do we explain this to our kids. In a world of 24/7 news it’s almost impossible for them not to […]
By The Safety Mom Heavy-duty snow removal should be left to the professionals. Here is a sad story about a 14 year old that mangled his hand using a snow blower. Caution should always be taken and children should be kept away from this equipment.
By Alison Rhodes, The Safety Mom There is nothing worse than rummaging around your child’s diaper bag trying to find what you need while one of your kids is screaming at the top of his lungs and the other is making a run for it. Life is hectic enough without the stress of not […]
My friend went to Los Angeles last Thursday and was extremely frustrated to have a TSA official “screen” her breast milk through an x-ray machine but when she got to L.A. she was informed this wasn’t necessary. I heard another story where the mother was required to drink a bit of breast milk from each […]
I’m not one to wait for New Year’s Day to make resolutions. Rather, when I realize there’s something I need to improve or fix, I want to get started right away. I’ll be the first to admit, there’s probably a lot more I could do to monitor my health and get more frequent physicals, but […]
We all hear about how bacteria and germs can make us sick and we’re constantly preaching good hand washing but did you know that most bacteria won’t hurt you at all? In fact, there are trillions of bacteria in our bodies that work hard to keep us healthy. Did you also know that there are […]