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.

There is no word for a parent who loses a child

A wife who loses a husband is called a widow. A husband who loses a wife is called a widower. A child who loses his parents is called an orphan. There is no word for a parent who loses a … Continue reading

Taking a Minutes For Kids

Last week we launched our 2011-2012 Kohl’s a Minute for Kids campaign.  This is another project that I look forward to each year.  Through this campaign, funded by Kohl’s Department Stores, we are able to address pressing health and safety … Continue reading

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

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