Baby Gizmo Baby Proofing Tips (VIDEO)

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Since September is Baby Safety Awareness Month, we thought this was a perfect opportunity to re-visit ways to keep our babies and toddlers safe in our own home. A baby proofing plan is very important to have in place before your little one can even crawl off the play blanket. In this Baby Gizmo video, I give important tips on different ways to keep your baby safe around the … [Read more...]

Baby Proofing Safety Check (VIDEO)

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For National Baby Safety Awareness Month, I wanted to address the importance of regular safety checks on your baby proofing. Many of us think that once we put up the gates, strap the TVs and furniture to the walls, plug the outlets and complete the other necessary safeguarding in our home for our babies, we can just forget about it under it is time to take it all down. Not … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Baby Proofing Tips on Good Day Chicago

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Baby Gizmo Baby Proofing TipsFurniture/TV Tipping - (Anti-tip furniture straps and Anti-tip TV straps)On average, one child dies every two weeks when a TV, furniture or an appliance falls on him, according to reports received by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).Anchor dressers, bookshelves, entertainment centers, and other tall pieces of furniture … [Read more...]

220,000 KidCo PeaPod Travel Beds Recalled Due to Suffocation Hazard

Peapod Tent Recall

This is a pretty big recall and we think it has been in the works for a while! 220,000 Kidco PeaPod and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds (basically all of them!) have been recalled due to suffocation and entrapment hazards. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with KidCo Inc., of Libertyville, IL, is announcing the voluntary recall today of about 220,000 … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo’s Hollie Talks Baby Proofing on ABC7 Chicago

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We all need a good reminder to keep our homes safe for our kids or kids who may be visiting us for the holidays.  I visited ABC7 Chicago this morning to share 5 different ways to baby proof your house. I had a great time and I wanted to share a view photos and the video of the segment with you.  … [Read more...]