Category: Safety

Life After the ABC’s of Safe Sleep

I’ve had a roller for the past few weeks – back to front and front to back – over and over and over.  It’s so exciting to see Mary at this stage. However, during the day under my supervision I’m … Continue reading

Exploring Toxic Car Seats

Last week the media broke with frenzy after a new study released claimed 60% of children’s car seats tested by the Ecology Center this year contained at least one toxic chemical.  I wish that they would create a frenzy about the number … Continue reading

Am I Ready for This?

I’m amazed at how much Mary grows each and every day. After our trip to Wisconsin I feel like she is growing and developing at lightning speed. It’s amazing to watch her use her small fingers to grabs her toys … Continue reading

The Oozy Gooey Housewarming Gift

As I shared previously, we recently went to visit my parents in Northern Wisconsin for our summer vacation. Mary decided to give my parents a housewarming gift the moment we arrived in the driveway – a full diaper oozing out … Continue reading

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