Category: Safety

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

Step Right Up!

We recently purchased a new home and one of the biggest changes will be that we actually have stairs with easy access for Mary.  Of course, we are going to do our very best to block her from the stairs … Continue reading

The Life (Strait) Jacket – Part Two

We just got back from vacation and I’m amazed and how much can change in a year! As you may remember, last year on vacation Mary was introduced to her life jacket. Needless to say, it was a very unpleasant, … Continue reading

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