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.

Let the sunshine in…carefully

Summer has finally arrived in Dayton, Ohio! We’ve had many days of rain but finally the sun is shining and the  temperature is heating up.  After a long winter and spring indoors I’m ready to play outside with Mary Louise … Continue reading

To water wing or not – another question

    From time to time – ok rather often – my friends ask me about various safety concerns. They know I’m not a doctor but they also know that I tend to keep up on “all of that safety … Continue reading

Never leave your child alone

Dayton Children’s new mommy safety blogger, Jessica Saunders Last year heat stroke from being left alone in a car claimed the lives of 49 children, three of which were in Ohio. Between 1998 and 2010, over 494 children nationwide died … Continue reading

The serious challenge of button batteries

Dayton Children’s new mommy safety blogger, Jessica Saunders Mary is getting bigger and bigger every day and I’m amazed at all of the new things she seems to pick up every day.  She’s starting to enter one of those scary … Continue reading

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