Taking Your Kid to Driving School? Teach Them These 7 Basics as Well

Years ago, you held your little one’s finger and taught them how to walk. A few years down the line, you made sure your kids learned how to ride a bicycle, without losing their balance. And, now, it’s finally time for you to help them learn how to drive a car.  You enroll them in a driving school, encourage them to put their practice to best use while driving and share some tips and experiences with them. At first, it is natural for them to feel nervous. However, you must help them … [Read more...]

Kids’ Safety in School Buses: 5 Tips Every Parent and Teacher Should Teach A Child

If you’re a parent, your child’s safety is your top priority. So, when you prepare for your children to ride the school bus, you want to know they will be safe and sound. Throughout the school year, approximately 23.5 million children ride a bus to and from school every single day. This makes the school bus system one of the largest public transit systems in the country.  While experts have concluded that riding the school bus is the safest way for children to get to school, this … [Read more...]

Top Tips For Child-Proofing Your Bathroom

When kids come along, many of us have to make some serious changes to our homes to keep our little ones safe. Never is this more important than in the bathroom. From places they can fall and hit their head to dangerous chemicals they could ingest, there is just too much in a bathroom which could harm them. Whether you are considering installing waterproof laminate flooring for bathrooms or rearranging your cupboards, there is plenty you can do. Let’s take a look at some of your options … [Read more...]

Become a Dog Nutritionist: The Down Low on Healthy Dog Food

There are six essential classes of nutrients for dogs required for optimum health. These include water, proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals. Unfortunately, many dogs aren’t getting the nutrients they need. The good news is, as a pet owner, you can learn what your dog needs and ensure they are healthy and happy throughout every stage of life. While you can work with a dog nutritionist, you can also take matters into your own hands. Keep reading to learn the basics of dog … [Read more...]

The Best Minnie and Mickey Mouse Car Seats and Its Popularity

Every father wants to give his best to his children. If you are a father or mother of a kid and often needs to travel with your kid then you must be thinking of purchase something that will be very comfortable and safe for your child. Moreover, if your kids are Disney fans then the best thing that you can purchase for your children is Minnie and Mickey Mouse car seats. But nowadays different brands come up such type of car seats and it becomes very tricky to decide which will be the best one for … [Read more...]

Online Dating: Be Safe, NOT Paranoid

For as long as there’s been online dating, there have been people writing about online dating. It’s one of those topics that keep people talking. And for whatever reason, there seems to be a recent increase in the number of articles giving security tips for women who use online dating sites. And for the most part, almost all of them go overboard. Seriously overboard. They write about online dating as if it were a scary and dangerous thing to do, something that requires extreme caution. And … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Manage Kids Screen Time and their Online Safety

Technology can either be a blessing or a curse. A blessing when your kids use their tablets or smartphones in moderation or a curse when they overindulge in their usage. According to a survey, older children and teenagers are on a daily basis spending many hours on screen time. This, of course, can negatively impact a child's development and even expose them to dangers online. Hence, it is important now more than ever before to teach our kids healthy habits while limiting their screen time. … [Read more...]

Don’t Panic! 4 Common Causes of Burning Smells in the Home

You've had a hard day at work, but now you're home with your kids and all is well. Except suddenly, your 3-year-old tells you, "Mommy, there's a funny smell." Kids are more sensitive to the slightest change, and that includes unusual smells. What could your child be smelling? Clearly you should not panic, but you should ask yourself the following: Where is the smell coming from? Is this urgent, and should I call the fire department? That first question is key. Once you have spotted the … [Read more...]