What Parents Need To Know About Mobile Gaming for Their Kids

What Parents Need To Know About Mobile Gaming for Their Kids

Our kids have adopted mobile devices faster than we can blink but just because they understand how to work these devices doesn’t mean they know everything. One of the most popular things for kids to do on smartphones and tablets is to play games. You may not have to teach them how to actually play the game, but you still … Continue Reading →
Do your kids know what to do in a vehicle emergency?

Do your kids know what to do in a vehicle emergency?

We are a nation of on-the-go people. On average, Americans spend 541 hours per year in a car. That’s a lot of time spent, even if you are a child just riding in the car. There are approximately 5.25 million driving accidents per year – yikes! Now add to that vehicle emergencies that are not actual accidents and that number … Continue Reading →
Tips for Keeping Your Kids Safer Online

Tips for Keeping Your Kids Safer Online

My son is now 20 and out on his own. Growing up he has always been immersed in the digital world though because I am so much. There have been so many changes with the internet since he was little and I had to stay on top of these changes through the years. All parents and caregivers need to have … Continue Reading →
Infographic: Keep Your Christmas Tree Safe from Fire

Infographic: Keep Your Christmas Tree Safe from Fire

For those of us celebrating Christmas and putting up a Christmas tree, lights, candles, and other decorations we need to remember some safety facts. This week’s infographic shares some of these important tips to keep your home safe from fires this holiday season.   Infographic Source: http://www.authoritysafes.com/ Continue Reading →
National Learn to Swim Day [Infographic]

National Learn to Swim Day [Infographic]

Today is National Learn to Swim Day so our weekly infographic is about swimming of course! Growing up I took swimming lessons every summer at one of the local pools. Even though we did not have a pool at our home (until we moved) growing up, we swam at friends and families homes and we spent a lot of time … Continue Reading →
Tips for Creating Family Contracts for Digital Kids

Tips for Creating Family Contracts for Digital Kids

My son definitely has grown up in the digital age. Because I work online, and have for years, he was kind of sucked into a world like this from the start. Along the way I learned a lot of things, sometimes a little too late though. All in all, he’s a good kid and does understand a lot about the … Continue Reading →
CAUTION! Are Your Car Floormats Safe?

CAUTION! Are Your Car Floormats Safe?

Today I want to share an important safety tip about floormats in your cars and trucks. Hubby, as you know, is a master automotive technician and he is seeing this problem frequently. People are stacking multiple floormats, towels, carpet pieces, paper, plastic bags, etc. on the floors of their car. This is a problem because those layers interfere with the … Continue Reading →
RECIPE For a Safe Holiday

RECIPE For a Safe Holiday

Personally I like to be an optimist and think that things will go well, however I do know that we have to take certain safeguards in our lives to help things go well. Safety and preparedness are really important in this regard. Nationwide Insurance (disclosure: they provided this “recipe” but I was not compensated and I am not even a … Continue Reading →
National Safe Boating Week [infographic]

National Safe Boating Week [infographic]

Today starts the beginning of National Safe Boating Week. I grew up being on a boat often as my parents and family love to fish. While a bass boat really is not my thing, I prefer a sailboat or a cabin cruiser or a yacht, being safe is always important regardless of the boat you are on. One very important … Continue Reading →