Child Safety Posts

5 Ways to Get Kids to Wear Masks

5 Ways to Get Kids to Wear Masks

With many schools requiring kids to wear masks, teaching kids to keep their mask on is going hand in hand with teaching ABCs and geometry. Help your child’s teacher by encouraging your kids with these easy tips!

Handwashing and Hand Dermatitis Tips from Dermatology Associates

Handwashing and Hand Dermatitis Tips from Dermatology Associates

Handwashing and Hand Dermatitis Tips from Dermatology Associates   Everyone is turning to hand washing to avoid this tragedy that is the COVID-19 pandemic, and that includes parents and their children. The increased focus on handwashing brings up important...

8 Legit Reasons to Hire a Professional Childproofer

8 Legit Reasons to Hire a Professional Childproofer

Considering a DYI baby proofing project? Consider again… Professional childproofers have a wealth of current product knowledge about what works and what’s been recalled, which, in the long-run can save your family time, money and safety. Here’s how…

Seven Childproofing Tips for a Safe and Happy Holiday Season

Seven Childproofing Tips for a Safe and Happy Holiday Season

The holidays are a time of joyous events – family and friends gathering together to celebrate the season. But a crowded house can mean a lot of safety risks for those little ones – is your home truly safe for the holidays?

3 Rules for Sending my Kids Near Water

3 Rules for Sending my Kids Near Water

Headed off to somewhere hot and sunny? Gretchen Hegener Rech, former U.S. record holder in the breaststroke, alumna of Foss Swim School and mother of two shares life-saving water safety tips to start your trip off right!

Debunking Health-Related Myths

Debunking Health-Related Myths

Some medical “facts” you believe to be true are actually myths. Chicago North Shore Moms caught up with Dr. Tim Halt of Children’s Urgent Care who offers fascinating information about common medical myths vs. facts. From winter clothing to vitamins and even weight lifting this is a must-read!

Meet Carissa: Co-Founder of Wolf + Friends

Meet Carissa: Co-Founder of Wolf + Friends

Long-time friends Gena Mann and Carissa Tozzi are co-founders of Wolf + Friends, “a modern lifestyle app for moms raising children with special needs.” By the time Gena Mann’s sons had turned ages 2 & 3, her older son had received an autism diagnosis and her younger son was receiving early intervention services. She was desperate to meet someone who would understand her experience of raising children with special needs….

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