4 Basic Principles for Pool and Water Safety

Written by Kathy Alexander


Never leave a young child unattended for even a second. Toddlers are naturally curious explorers and a second is all it takes for them to find trouble that may end in tragedy. According torepparttar Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) 75% of submersion victims were between 1 and 3 years old. Never assume another adult is watching your children, you must take full responsibility of their safety, particularly around water. When your child goes missing, always checkrepparttar 141011 water first. At social activities, designate an adult asrepparttar 141012 ‘official water watcher’ to help keep allrepparttar 141013 children in attendance safe from harm.


Obstacles must be put in place to keep toddlers safe around pools and water. Little ones learn new skills daily! One day they may only be able to sit, whenrepparttar 141014 next day they are crawling and able to get into trouble quickly. It takes less thanrepparttar 141015 time spent answeringrepparttar 141016 telephone for a toddler to get through an unlocked door, get torepparttar 141017 pool, and drown. . It is imperative that a mesh type fence completely surroundsrepparttar 141018 pool with a minimum height of 48 inches. This pool safety fence should separate your home fromrepparttar 141019 pool and gates should remain locked when not in use. Take care not to provide climbable objects nearrepparttar 141020 fence that would allow an adventurous toddler to climb intorepparttar 141021 dangerous pool area alone.

Unique Baby Shower Gifts: Diaper Cakes

Written by Regina Taylor

All of us know that when we are about to attend a large party, especially a baby shower, we want to bringrepparttar perfect gift that will stand apart fromrepparttar 141010 rest. You don’t wantrepparttar 141011 recipient to go throughrepparttar 141012 gift book register later in order to recall what you gave her. You also want to present a practical gift that will actually be used!

Diaper Cakes are wonderful gifts to bring to baby showers. What is a Diaper Cake? It’s a wonderfully handcrafted baby gift. This inedible creation is arranged with premium diapers coiled in bountiful layers and filled with baby accessories and toys. The outer layer is adorned with hooded towels, bibs, t-shirts, booties, and many other baby items. All cakes are sealed in cellophane wrapping and topped off with a big bow.

CAKE INGREDIENTS Below you will find a list of what may be included in your diaper cake. You will also find a listing ofrepparttar 141013 small baby accessories that come with it as well. Overall, diaper cakes come in many themes, colors and sizes. The larger cakes contain more items thanrepparttar 141014 smaller cakes.

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