Don’t panic. Baby proofing your home and creating a safe environment for your child is NOT as hard as you think. Breathe. You got this.
There are merits to playing outside for kids, and we’re showing you how to keep them safe in your neighborhood and give them the freedom to do so safely.
As parents, we want to keep our children safe from all the harm that could befall them. That includes protecting the technology they use. Here are our top tips to help you do so.
When someone mentions child safety, the first thing that pops into most people’s minds is keeping them safe from abuse. This is understandable. After all, every parent’s worst nightmare is that his or her child will be abused. Of course, making your children aware of that danger, and teaching them how to respond is important. […]
When you start a family you don’t consider your home to be a danger zone. This is, of course, because a newborn baby isn’t crawling or walking yet. But what happens when you enter toddlerhood and beyond? All of a sudden your senses are heightened and you can become worried about little things. Things you […]
Many parents feel a mixed set of emotions when they see their teenage child sitting behind the wheel of a car, experiencing a sense of pride that they are becoming an adult by learning to drive, but at the same time, feeling more than a little anxious for their safety. As an injury lawyer such […]
If you’re a teen driver, then one of your biggest and most natural fears is likely the chance that you could get into a car crash. Car accidents aren’t uncommon – statistically, any driver who’s been driving for roughly two decades has had at least one, according to Forbes Magazine. As per the magazine’s quoted […]
I wanted to crawl under the covers and hide from the world yesterday. Partially because of the overcast skies and incessant rain, but partly because of what happened in Oregon. A shooter walked onto the Umpqua Community College campus yesterday and told people to get on the floor. He then asked people to stand up […]
You have seen your child take his or her first steps, graduate from kindergarten, go off on the bus to middle school, and walk into high school for the very first time. Put on your seat belts — literally and figuratively — because you are about to watch your child reach another milestone: becoming a […]
Computers are a fact of life today and keeping our children safe on the Internet is a fact of parenting. For many parents who didn’t grow up with the World Wide Web at their fingertips, the notion that their child needs to use the internet for everything from homework and research projects to gaming and […]
With so many new and exciting adventures in the life of a new parent, child proofing your home can often go unnoticed until it is absolutely needed. These five tips for new parents will help them think of safety first and has great solutions for even the most inconspicuous safety hazard. The Fireplace This decorative and functional […]
I think I just confirmed my own worst fear – that I’ve become a Helicopter Mom. I ran off to the store, told J. that I would be right back. 45 minutes later finally got back – J. was gone. Dad was gone. Had no idea where either of them were. Started calling Dad. No […]