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Mobile Help Smart Watch is a Medical Alert System That’s Stylish

My family is rather complicated and unique.  My son has Intellectual Disabilities, my husband has Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis and is in a wheelchair full-time and my mom lives with us.  For all three of them there’s always the potential that an emergency will arise while they’re out in the community.  As their caregiver I […]

How to make your windows safer for your toddler

Disclaimer  – I have a material and/or financial connection because I received a gift, sample of a product and/or compensation for consideration in preparing to write this content. All opinions stated within are my own. I’m often asked by people in my social media community what are the most overlooked baby safety issues in a […]

Halloween Safety Tips

Scary costumes?  Check Bags of candy?  Check Halloween decorations?  Check The countdown to Halloween is well underway but here are a few considerations for your checklist before you send your little ghosts and goblins out for the evening: How safe is the costume? Many boys love dressing up as the Grim Reaper or some ghoul […]

How to Select a Children’s Hospital

Disclaimer  – This post is brought to you by The Motherhood and Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone I have a material and/or financial connection because I received compensation for consideration in preparing to write this content. All opinions stated within are my own. This summer a friend’s daughter was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.  […]

When it’s your special needs’ child’s last first day of school

This week I’ve seen so many pictures online from my friends posting their child’s last first day of school.  It’s a bittersweet time as they move into the next chapter of their lives. Today is the last first day for my son Spencer and the only emotion that I have is pure fear.  Spencer has […]

5 Dorm Room Safety Items to Take Back To School

Disclosure: The links below are Amazon affiliate links.  At no additional cost to you, Safety Mom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. In a few weeks my step-daughter will be heading off for her first year in college.  It’s a big step and yes, we’re a bit nervous.  As […]

Is Febreze Safe or Toxic?

Febreze Products

Disclaimer  – I have a material and/or financial connection because I received a gift, sample of a product and/or compensation for consideration in preparing to write this content. All opinions stated within are my own. Last week I was invited to a Febreze Safety Immersion to learn more about what Procter & Gamble is doing […]

Before you judge the mom with the out of control kid on the plane read this

We’ve all been in there – you’re on a plane and realize it’s going to be a looonnnnnggg flight because there’s a screaming kid on board.  If you’re a mom you most likely understand how hard it is and have sympathy.  Maybe.  But for those of us who have kids with special needs our child […]