Author: Jessica Saunders

  • Jessica Saunders

    Mommy safety blogger, Jessica Saunders, is the community relations manager at Dayton Children's. She also serves as the coordinator of Safe Kids Greater Dayton, an organization dedicated to preventing childhood injuries. Follow her adventures as the mother of a toddler, sharing safety concerns and tips with the Dayton community.

Come fly with me!

Holidays are quickly approaching and when you have family at least 400 miles away in two directions determining the safest and most cost effective way to travel – if at all – is upon us! So my mind is flooded … Continue reading

The chocolate cupcake and other scary costumes…

Halloween has arrived! Last year I was anticipating how fun it would be to dress up my little one and this year I’m proud to say I’m going to be the mommy of a chocolate cupcake! This year was pretty … Continue reading

Just a little bump on the head

As I’ve shared, Mary is a daredevil and everyday there is a new bump on her head or bruise on her cheek because she falls – a lot! As she is learning to walk I anticipate there to be some … Continue reading

Needing some advice…on advice

Earlier this week I was walking through the parking lot – dodging cars to make my way to the door – and saw (without too much investigation) an infant car seat forward-facing inside of a car. EEK! And a couple … Continue reading

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