car seat safety rules
09/17 2017
Pictures Explain Car Seat Safety Rules

Have you ever asked yourself: Why exactly should I keep my child rear-facing as long as possible? Why is it so important for me to use and install my car seat the way it was intended to? Does it really...

child passenger safety — pregnancy
09/14 2017
Missing Stage in Child Passenger Safety — Pregnancy

"The major role that motor vehicle injuries have on reported traumatic fetal injury deaths was shown and a significant new challenge for child passenger safety advocates is indicated." – Professor Hank Weiss concludes in his 2001 study about pregnancy, car...

drive safely during pregnancy
09/07 2017
10 Basic Tips to Drive Safely During Pregnancy

guest post by Nitin YadavPregnancy doesn’t mean you can stop living your life. Most women continue working rather late in their pregnancy – even if you’re not working outside of the home, the chores won’t wait for nine months....

pregnancy essentials
08/31 2017
14 Pregnancy Essentials You Didn’t Know You Needed

This post includes affiliate links.My pregnancies have run the gamut — from sick the first trimester to feeling great the second and third to feeling pretty good the whole time to feeling pretty awful the WHOLE time. Here are 14...

how common are car fires or vehicle submersion
08/24 2017
Car Fires and Vehicle Submersion: How Common are They?

If you watch action movies, you see it all the time. Cars exploding into a ball of flames just after the hero crawls out. Or cars crashing into something and flying into water while the hero fights his way out...

When can children sit in the front seat of the car?
08/10 2017
When can children sit in the front seat of the car?

Age 13. Bam. Done!It is safest and best practice for children to wait to sit in the front seat until they are age 13.The Centers for Disease Control, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and, most likely, even your airbag...

Riding school bus
08/03 2017
3 Tips to Prepare Your Child for Riding the School Bus

guest post by Gloria Kopp Starting school is a new and exciting time for your child, and part of that is riding the school bus. If they've never traveled without you before, this may be a scary step for them....

dry drowning
07/20 2017
Why Dry Drowning Is A Serious Problem

[caption id="attachment_20756" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Image Source: Pixabay[/caption]guest blog by Lindsay MAs a parent, watching your children play in a pool is both fun and nerve-racking. You want your child to enjoy swimming on a hot summer’s day, but you also...

flying with children
06/29 2017
FAA and Car Seats: Flying with Children

This post includes affiliate links.guest post by Lacey Haynes With summer upon us and all our fun trips we have planned, we are going to talk a little about flying with children and the importance of using child restraints on...

traveling with kids
06/22 2017
16 Tips for Traveling with Kids

This post includes affiliate links.As a mother of 3 (now ages 5, 9 and 11) who has now been traveling with kids to places near and far — as far as Fiji — for years, I have some experience traveling...

infertility and ivf process
05/25 2017
Infertility and the IVF Process: a Brief Guide

This post includes affiliate links.In vitro fertilization brings new hope to couples who struggle with infertility. In virto fertilization, commonly known as IVF, became available in the U.S. in 1981. Since then more than 200,000 babies have been born as a...

award winning Tummy Shield
05/24 2017
Tummy Shield An Award Winner

Tummy Shield receives a second Top Choice Award in the Travel Safety Products category from BabyMaternity magazine. Every year babyMaternity Magazine's Awards Program gathers baby and maternity products to be reviewed by expectant mothers, new moms and baby caregivers."It's exciting to...

12 essential steps for safe healthy pregnancy
05/11 2017
12 Essential Steps to a Safe, Healthy Pregnancy

This post includes affiliate links. Going from taking care of yourself to taking care of yourself and your growing baby during pregnancy entails a bit more, well, care. It can be overwhelming to consider. Here are the 12 essential tips for...

plan for a special needs child
04/20 2017
How to Plan for a Special Needs Child

guest post by Ms. Meier As the parent of a special needs child, it is crucial to plan for anything and everything. The expenses of having a child that will require extra care can add up very quickly so it’s best...

04/13 2017
What’s in the Box? RideSafer Fit and Use

Are you a bit baffled at how to the RideSafer should fit your child and how to use it? This video is to review the pieces of the RideSafer, how the RideSafer fits and how to use it correctly. First, what's...