Check out the following swimming safety tips to help stay safe this summer. Don’t Swim Alone. Do not allow children to swim without an adult. Even adults should never swim alone. In a pool, swim at a depth that is safe for you. Keep in mind that swimming at night … [Read more...] about Safe Swimming
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On Thursday, over two million cribs made by seven different companies were recalled due to the concern that babies can suffocate, become trapped, or fall from the cribs. Is your crib one of them? Be sure to find out. For all of the recall information, visit the U.S. Consumer … [Read more...] about Safety Information — Crib Recall
I just recently committed to making brushing my 19-month-old Jack's teeth an essential part of his daily routine, which is often much easier said than done. I'm hoping that establishing the habit now will mean less battles as he gets older.Getting children to brush regularly, and … [Read more...] about Make Brushing Teeth Fun!
Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids, and to help ensure they have a safe holiday, here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). All Dressed UpPlan costumes that are bright and reflective. Make sure that shoes fit well and that costumes are short … [Read more...] about Halloween Safety Tips
Fall is finally here, and with fall comes chilly weather. If you are like me, you've already packed away the summer clothes and brought out the warm ones ... especially warm pajamas. Unfortunately, not ever child has the luxury of having warm pajamas. In the U.S. foster care … [Read more...] about A Better Bedtime