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“Get that out of your mouth!” If you're a parent, I’ll bet you’ve only said this about 10,000 times to your child before the age of 5. I certainly have — but it isn’t always harmless objects that they reach for at every opportunity. Children have that adventurous tendency to explore the home and put […] Read More

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As the old adage goes – there is nothing like a well balanced, nutritious breakfast to start your day! But for many Canadian families, this just isn’t the case. From processed and fried foods to sugary cereals, many children start their day off on the wrong foot and quickly find themselves crashing by mid-morning. Do […] Read More

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The last thing you want when returning from a summer getaway is to discover that your home has been broken into and your valuables have been stolen. But for thousands of Canadians, each summer brings this nightmare scenario to reality. In 2009, there were over 200,000 police-reported cases of break and enter offences, and most […] Read More

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Hey gang, let's play it safe this summer. Here are some simple, common sense ideas to keep everyone healthy! Safety Tip #5 Are Toxins Making Your Children Chronically Ill? via @Care2 Safety Tip #4 Learn CPR today and you could help save a life! via @canadian_living Safety Tip #3 Sun Safety - What you need […] Read More

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Summer is officially here! For many of us, that means the ceremonial trip to the pool, beach or cottage for some fun, sun and the odd dip to cool off. But for many, these fun filled days end in tears. Water related injuries and deaths impact thousands of Canadian families each year and in most […] Read More

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Sun and safety go hand in hand, so today's top 5 tips arrive just in time for the last day of school, and the start of summer holidays. Safety Tip #5 – Protect your children – Teach them to be ‘Street Smart’ via @kidshealth Safety Tip #4 – 5 Proven Ways to Prevent Heart Problems […] Read More

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Better safe than sorry, so read today's quick tips and plan for a safe weekend! Safety Tip #5 Fire Safety Tips for Older Adults via @HomeSafetyXpert Safety Tip #4 Protect your child - BPA's and Infants - what you need to know via @PureNaturalDiva Safety Tip #3 Too much sun? Refer to your Sunburn Instruction […] Read More

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Safe from poison

“Get that out of your mouth!” If you're a parent, I’ll bet you’ve only said this about 10,000 times to your child before the age of 5. I certainly have — but it isn’t always harmless objects that they reach for at every opportunity. Children have that adventurous tendency to explore the home and put […] Read More

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It's safety day at the blog! We've got a great home safety video arriving shortly, in addition to these 5 important safety tips to ponder this weekend: Safety Tip #5 Window Safety for Children via @HomeSafetyXpert Safety Tip #4 Health hazards in the water via @care2 Safety Tip #3 How to avoid dryer fires via […] Read More

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Got a spare 10 minutes? Add this handy list to your other To-Do list of things to accomplish this weekend. It's well worth taking the time to review with your family. Keep them safe, secure and happy - it takes just a few minutes. Safety Tip #5 How to protect your home when traveling via […] Read More

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