Is Your Child Safe in a Seat Belt?

Kids are now in full swing – the school year is wrapping up, which means school activities, extracurriculars, exams, and, of course, gearing up for summer time activities! That means parents will be driving more than just their own children to and from school and activities. As a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician, I know that passenger safety is important […]

Practical, Low-Cost Ways to Baby Proof Your Home

Believe it or not, injuries in the household are one of the top reasons why children aged 3 and under visit the emergency room each year. Your child’s risk of injury starts from day 1, so it’s best to start thinking proactively about making your home safe and secure before baby comes home. Even before […]

Halloween Safety

As you start to prepare your little ones’ costumes for Halloween, make sure you remember to keep safety precautions at the top of your list! Twice as many child pedestrians are killed when walking on Halloween compared to other days of the year, so take the necessary steps to make sure your child is safe. Have a […]

Back to Sleep – Baby’s Bedtime Safety

There are two important interventions that you, as a new parent, can employ to help reduce the dangers of sleep for your infant during bedtime. The first is knowing how to provide the safest sleep space and the second is creating a safe sleep environment in order to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). A […]

Water Safety and Your Little Ones

It’s almost summertime and that means it’s time to freshen up on our water safety! Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among children 1-4 years of age and it is the second leading cause of death for children from 5-14 years old. Just last summer, 203 children died from drowning between Memorial Day […]

Childproofing Your Home

Childproofing your home is basically an endless task. Just when you think you’ve gotten to everything within crawl’s reach, your little one starts to stand. That inevitably leads to walking, which leads to running, which leads to you chasing after your little one like a mad person. Well, luckily for you, we’ve got a handy […]

Pregnancy in the US

The power of motherhood is one of the strongest out there – the bond between mother and baby can be a hard one to break, so we hope you’re thankful everyday for your little one! Unfortunately, not all mothers are so lucky. Pregnancy can often go wrong, and although being unnecessarily worried about your pregnancy […]

Talking with Your Children about News

As we saw this morning, horrific news can come at any second. Unfortunately, man-made and nature-made disasters can strike anyone, from our closest friends and family, to the littlest members of our pack, so be sure you’re ready to talk things out with your children when the time comes. PBSParents offers some inspiring advice to […]

Car Safety Week

It’s Car Seat Safety Week! We here at Baby Bullet want to make sure you have all the correct information when it comes to buckling your little one up before you hit the road, so take a look at these tips and recommendations from Child Car Safety and check out http://www.safercar.gov/parents/ for more information.   Birth […]

Holiday Safety Tips: Simple Ways to Ensure a Safe and Happy Holiday Season

Trees – When purchasing an artificial tree, look for the label “Fire Resistant.” – When purchasing a live tree, check for freshness. A fresh tree is less of a fire hazard. A fresh tree is green, needles are hard to pull from branches and when bent between your fingers, needles do not break. The trunk […]