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Health and Safety

A selection of posts dealing with health and safety in parenting. Products, ideas and news about the best ways to make sure both mom and kids are safe and healthy.

Nursery Makeover – Our Monochrome Nature-Themed Baby Nursery

    I’ve been working on this special monochrome nursery with a nature theme for MONTHS, and I am FINALLY able to reveal it! Come and take a look. I’ve included some links to some of the products I bought so if you are inspired by any of it, you can easily find them. I’m …

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Planning For A New Baby – Monochrome Nursery Theme

Now that I’m more than halfway through this fourth pregnancy, and the kicks and prods in my belly are becoming more and more noticeable, I realized it was probably time to start planning for actually HAVING the baby. Since Chester is still using his crib right now, I have been trying to decide whether to …

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How to Safely Dispose of Your Over the Counter Medications

I had always heard that you should never just throw out medicines. Maybe it’s because my mom is a nurse, or I just took it in along the way, but I’ve always had it in my head that medications have special guidelines when it comes to disposal. Last year, when I had surgery, I was …

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Smoke Alarms Save Lives

It’s time for my semi-regular Public Service Announcement. This time it’s all about fire safety. Over the weekend, we were surprised but pleased when our doorbell rang and we found one of our local firemen here to do a free home safety check. Our local authority is making sure that the firemen are being proactive …

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