Staying Safe While Pregnant

Today, there are so many dos and don’ts when it comes to pregnancy. One minute you shouldn’t eat peanut butter, then the next peanut butter is fine. It’s a roller coaster to try and keep up with all one has to do while pregnant. But, one thing is for certain, trying to stay safe is…

Common Mistakes Pregnant Women Make

Nobody’s perfect; and even if you are a seasoned mom you may fall prey to some of the most common mistakes pregnant women make. However, fear not. There’s still time to “make things right” and take the best care possible of you and your baby. Common Mistakes Pregnant Women Make: #1 Eating for two: Your…

The Four (Plus) Stages of Car Seat Safety

NHTSA (the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) advocates for parents to adhere to the four stages of car seat safety. Rear facing (5 pt) Forward facing (5 pt or RideSafer) Belt positioning (RideSafer or Booster) Seat belt only Rear Facing As long as possible up to the weight and height limits of the seat but…

From Car Seats to Behind the Wheel – Keeping Kids Safe

Parenting is subjective. We often wonder if we’re making the right choices, allowing the right amount of freedoms, being consistent enough, plain and simple, raising good kids. There are no clear guidelines, except one. Safety trumps everything else when it comes to situations that put a child at risk for injury or, worse, death. Motor…

Three Things to Know About Safe Driving During Pregnancy

Three Things to Know About Safe Driving During Pregnancy This article’s information comes from a Google Hangout this week posted on our FaceBook Page. The hangout or webinar was hosted/led by the co-founder and CEO of Safe Ride For Kids, Greg Durocher. In the hang out he talks about the following three points: 1) The…