Author: Liz Smith

Best Christmas Movies to Distract Your Kids

We have officially entered the busiest time of year for most of us! No matter what or how we celebrate, the holidays are a time for hosting parties, baking, shopping the sales, sprucing up the house, and maybe even a visit from our in-laws. And short of hiring a babysitter to entertain the kids, howRead more »

Traditional Thanksgiving Recipes with Safety In Mind

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I love Thanksgiving. There are no gifts to buy – I repeat: No Gifts to Buy! And the focus is on family, friends, gratitude – and food. Yes, there is a big meal to prepare, but the traditional Thanksgiving menu at our house is quite simple due to tradition. In our family, Thanksgiving is notRead more »

Halloween Safety Tips: Keep Kids Safe

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Halloween – what could be more fun than a holiday where kids get to dress up in fanciful costumes and wander outside, at night, with their friends, collecting delicious candy treats! Parents beware, though. Being out and about on the streets at dark can put kids at risk. Check out these Halloween Safety Tips toRead more »

Vaping Facts – What All Parents Need to Know

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Are you concerned about the dangers of vaping? It is time to start paying attention. Even if your kids are still in elementary school. Because the number of middle school kids who have tried vaping is growing. Because some vaping products are even aimed at young teens. And because as I write this, vaping isRead more »

Best Quality Underwear for Kids

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Searching for the best kids’ underwear is a challenge. Quality underwear should be soft, and fit well, and durable enough to last through many wash and wear cycles. Why is it so hard to find underwear for our children that does all this? What is the Best Quality? The best quality kids’ underwear scores highRead more »

Why Do So Many Kids Have Sensitive Skin?

Kids have sensitive skin! Their skin is thinner than adult skin. It can overreact to things because kids are still new to the world. And finding sensory friendly clothing can be difficult.  As the mom of a girl who is somewhat sensitive due to some scarring, I know firsthand how challenging this can be. ManyRead more »

Why Buy Organic Cotton Children’s Underwear?

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Do you ponder the benefits of organic cotton for your children’s underwear? You know the claims. Organic cotton is higher quality and more pure than conventional cotton. It’s grown without the use of harmful pesticides and herbicides. It’s just plain better for your kids. And the natural growing methods of organic cotton are good forRead more »

Spandex in Kids’ Clothing?

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There are so many benefits to using spandex in kids’ clothing that I almost don’t know where to start. Spandex moves and stretches, recovers its shape, is easy to wash, and very fast-drying. No wonder 80% of clothing in the US has some spandex. From underwear to swimwear, spandex makes our apparel fit and functionRead more »

Eye Safety Tips for Kids

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Eye Safety Tips For Kids How often do you think about protecting your kids’ eyes? It’s summertime! We slather our kids with sunscreen, make them wear helmets when biking, and watch them like hawks when they’re swimming. We search out summer safety tips to ensure our children’s health and safety. And yet, every day IRead more »