Category: Safety

Crib conundrum

During our recent move we encountered a crib conundrum. As we were going though the house with the movers and pointing out everything that needed to be moved, they realized that Mary’s crib wasn’t going to fit through the door. … Continue reading

New Home. New Dangers.

We recently purchased a new home.  While we are excited about the extra space, we’ve quickly learned that with more space comes more hazards for a busy toddler. I’ve already shared with you about our adventures with stairs.  (Mary now … Continue reading

Moving Tips for Toddlers

We recently moved and it was sure a process – who knew I could collect so much stuff.  Having a toddler doesn’t help – she has tons of clothing and randomly shaped toys. I can’t say the move was stress … Continue reading

In the first 30 seconds… bleeding

“2 little monkeys jumping on the bed, one fell off and …” busted his lip. Yes, Audrey and Ethan were jumping on her toddler bed. I had just asked them to stop when CRASH- Ethan’s lip smashed into Audrey’s bed … Continue reading

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