One of the things that always amazes me about being a parent is how many different stages my boys have already gone through. From the helpless days of infancy to the days of testing their independence, it’s no small job keeping them safe sometimes! While I haven’t been through every life stage and season yet, I have learned a few things about keeping my family safe and these three tips have helped me navigate my boys’ changing needs safely!
There is no time that’s more stressful when it comes to keeping a baby safe than early infancy, especially for a first time parent. The most simple toys and household items suddenly become a danger and ensuring you’ve properly secured your home can feel like an endless process. That’s why I found it helpful to go through each room of my house and look for potential dangers. Securing curtain cords out of reach, covering outlets and locking up dangerous items takes a bit of time, but it’s worth it! The cleaning cupboard was one of my biggest challenges since it’s below the sink but a Master Lock Password Combination Lock ensured the supplies stayed out of little hands! [Read more…]