Category: Safety

Things that go bump in the night…night terrors

Mary has been doing great sleeping through the night – sometimes up to 12 hours – gotta love toddlers! However, a few weeks ago (while battling a cold) she woke up just screaming. I went into her room, picked her … Continue reading

Risky behaviors behind the wheel

Turning off can be so hard – but where do you draw the line?  I’m talking about turning off and putting down the phone in the car. Recently, Safe Kids Worldwide partnered with American Baby to study behaviors on distracted … Continue reading

Burning pain

One of the most painful injuries is a burn.  It’s currently Burn Awareness Week, and for good reason.  Among all accidental injuries, fire and burns are the number five cause of death in children ages 14 and younger — in … Continue reading

Do mommy bloggers share too much?

Regular readers of this column know that I rarely relate incidents about my own three children. The reason is simple. Their right to privacy is more important than my need to tell an interesting story. While I do write about … Continue reading

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