New AAP Car Seat Guidelines Explained

Do the new American Academy of Pediatrics car seat guidelines seem confusing to you? Changes in old practices can be overwhelming but these changes are really not so daunting when you take a step back and think about them for a few minutes. To help clear the waters of confusion, I went on zyvox this morning and talked about the guidelines and what they mean to your family:   For more … [Read more...]

Strollers Are Not Designed for Escalators!

There’s an epidemic at our malls: parents taking their small children up and down escalators in strollers of all sorts of sizes and shapes. I ended up behind one such parent yesterday and found strollers heading up and down all afternoon. Some were small, some large. Some had bags dangling off of them, others not. Sometimes parents had both hands on the handles, other times they were balancing the … [Read more...]