To help ensure a safe Halloween night, we have put together an extensive list of things to remember that will help make it a trick-free treat! Costumes Plan costumes that are bright and reflective Look for "Flame-Resistant" on the costume label Consider non-toxic makeup and decorative hats as safer [...]
Our Chief Safety Expert talks fire safety. Watch the video to find out how to keep your family safe from fire.
When you find out a baby’s coming into your home, everything looks different — that beautiful living room with its mahogany coffee table, floating staircase and low oak shelves is now an obstacle course of hazards for the 2-foot-tall creature who’s about to invade your space. David Drutz wants to [...]
An expert in child safety says the key to keeping young children from wandering outside is to get a second door lock and install it up high. David Drutz, owner of Toronto child safety store Kiddie Proofers, told CBC News that it doesn't matter how much parents spend on a [...]
The miracle has occurred. You are a parent now. You are learning that a more fortuitous happening could not be imagined in your lifetime. You are now responsible for the precious life of your baby, your flesh and blood. It's really quite amazing, glorious, and let's face it, daunting. With [...]
Becoming a new parent is an exhilarating and terrifying prospect. Things worth doing require hard work, dedication and yes, courage. Parenting is like that, and believe us: you will survive. The experience is different for moms as the special bond that is created between mother and child creates a special kind of [...]
Summer is a fun-filled time for you and your baby; there are festivals, parks, BBQ’s, swim parties, and so much more. But are you prepared to ensure your baby’s health and safety this summer? Here are 5 tips on common summer time baby safety concerns and how to prevent them: [...]
So after many years of working with parents, new parents, expectant parents and grandparents I have decided to take a shot at posting my first blog. What to write about was the biggest stumbling block. Do I write about car seats, baby gates, injury prevention or the most popular name [...]