Tag Archives: baby safety

On guard

Ready to unplug? This smart pick has you (and the outlets) covered. Qdos universal self-closing outlet cover, $13 A motion-activated LED light shows you the way. Munchkin Luna gate, from $180 Trick even the cleverest tots with a distracting decoy … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Buzz, Homepage Slider, Stuff We Love | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Angelcare AC417 Baby Video, Sound and Movement Monitor

I consider myself to be a pretty relaxed parent. But I’m not going to lie, there have been days that my child is taking a long nap, and for a moment I think, I sure hope they are still breathing. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Gear Reviews, Homepage Slider, Monitors & Tech | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Safe place

This is going to sound like a big, fat “DUH!” But until this week, I didn’t realize how much a mother represents safety to her baby outside of the womb. After my daughter’s very first “boo-boo” occurred the other morning, … Continue reading

Posted in Adventures in Motherhood, Blogs | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Ask the Experts: Secondhand baby gear safety

Q: We’re on a tight budget and are trying to buy baby gear secondhand when we can. What precautions should we take to ensure the products are safe? A: When having a baby, receiving hand-me-downs from family and friends and … Continue reading

Posted in Ask the Experts, Baby Buzz, Homepage Slider | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Tis’ the season to babyproof

Baby mobility is a funny thing. Andy and I loved watching Bea figure out how to push herself up and wiggle in tiny, uncoordinated scoots across the floor. However, this “bumbling” phase was short lived, and now she’s crawling all … Continue reading

Posted in Adventures in Motherhood, Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Home safe

September is National Safety Month, and it’s the perfect time to brush up on a few simple ways you can protect the ones you love: Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Check those smoke detectors! Replace old batteries to ensure they … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Buzz, Buzzworthy, Homepage Slider | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment