Monthly Archives: October 2012

5 Tips for Teaching Your Kids About Fire

By Silvia Martinez, Mama Latina Tips This week we had a big festival in our hometown. The celebrations included delicious food, festive music, fireworks, and street performers. It was a big deal. But what really caught my 4-year-old’s eye was … Continue reading

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Pancake Alarms

By Tricia Callahan, Once A Month Mom  Meet the Landes family! The Landes’ have been friends of ours for years and you can’t mention smoke alarms without me thinking of them. Why you ask? How about if I let them … Continue reading

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Outdoor Fall Fire Safety with Katie: Leaves & Trees

By Katie Bower, Bower Power  We try our best to keep our lawn free from leaves. Those fun jumping mounds are like the ultimate fire starter. And during ‘burn’ season, even trees can be a hazard for your home. Here’s what … Continue reading

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Add Fire Safety to your Halloween List

It’s that time of year again. When witches, ghosts and ghouls lurk behind every shadow, it’s easy to let spooky thoughts creep up behind you. With a little time for safety pre-planning, you can ensure your home and family will … Continue reading

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Outdoor Fall Fire Safety with Katie

By Katie Bower, Bower Power Bonfires- We are fans. Both Jeremy and I have a certain affection for a properly built and well executed bonfire – and a well executed s’more.  But the fact is – they can be very dangerous. … Continue reading

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Preparing a Family Fire Escape Plan

By Silvia Martinez, Mama Latina Tips  Obviously, the best way to escape a fire is to do your best to prevent one. So before sitting down to plan out your family’s fire escape plan, the first thing to do is take … Continue reading

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Outdoor Fall Fire Safety with Katie

By Katie Bower, Bower Power Crispy fall air is creeping into our lives. As much as I would love to say I want summer year long, I am willing to ditch the long days, popsicles and sand between my toes for … Continue reading

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A Kitchen Safety Checklist

By: Tricia Callahan, Once A Month Mom We’ve all done it, haven’t we?  Left a pan on a lit stove only to realize hours later, sometimes by the alert of the smoke alarm, that we have gone and forgotten it and … Continue reading

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One Dozen Halloween Safe and Fun Tips

By: Trisha Novonty, 24/7 Moms The store aisles are filled with Halloween costumes, candy and decorations. If your children are like mine they are already counting down the days until they can put on those costumes and head out the … Continue reading

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New Home Fire Safety Tips

Fall is one of the busiest moving times of the year. If you were one of those packing up boxes and heading to a new home, you know how your to-do list seems to never end. Now that things are … Continue reading

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