home safety

How to practice fire safety in your home.

'Tis the season to get educated on house fire safety! I was recently in an early childhood education class where there was a guest speaker who was a firefighter.  She was giving us all the dirty details about fire safety, with an emphasis on being responsible during the holiday season - cookie baking, Christmas tree decorating, outdoor light stringing, etc.  Coming out of this class I realized…


5 simple ways to keep your home & family healthy this winter

It's safe to say we are all ultra concerned with keeping our families as healthy as possible this winter.  A big part of that means managing the air quality in our homes.  This can be tricky given that many of us live in colder climates (hello, from Minnesota!) and are shutting our windows and reaching for our thermostats. So here are a few things you can easily do to keep the air quality and…