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Proper Dosing of Acetaminophen

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Child Safety

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 […]

Logan Paul isn’t the problem, he’s a symptom

For those of you who don’t have a kid between 8 and 12 years old in your life you might not know who Logan Paul is or what he’s about. Logan Paul is an internet celebrity. Understand, that doesn’t mean he has any talent per se but he is incredibly successful at getting views – […]

5 Essential Items for Surviving After School Sports Programs

This post contains affiliate links to make your shopping more convenient.   If you do purchase via any of the links below, I may receive a small compensation at no additional cost to you.   Now that soccer, football, cheerleading and all other manner of after school activities has begun it’s time to gear up […]

Baby Safety Month – How to Baby Proof Cabinets

September is recognized as Baby Safety Month. When you have small children in your home, it’s important to be organized and keep dangerous items stored securely and locked away. Keep in mind that how you store things is equally as important as what you store. Linen closets/medicine cabinets – Many parents don’t consider the potential […]