Product Safety Warning: Kid's Slime Toys

There's a new warning out about slime toys that are super popular with the kids. A consumer group called "Which?" tested 11 slime products and found that 8 of them had higher than recommended levels of boron and could be dangerous to children playing with it. That's according to The Telegraph that reports that exposure to…

How To Have A Safe Fourth Of July--And Summer

The fun of the July 4th Independence Day holiday is upon us and there will be all kinds of activities we're enjoying. The Red Cross is out with their safety tips, so the fun doesn't get cut short because of an accident. Here are some of their recommendations, according to a Red Cross press release…

Parents Billed $132K After Their Son Breaks Museum Sculpture

The parents of a 5-year old boy could be on the hook for $132,000 after their son broke a glass sculpture at a Kansas community center. That's according to Fox News that reports that the city's insurance company accuses Sarah Goodman and her husband of not watching their son while the family was attending a wedding reception when the…

The List Is Out Of The Most Popular Baby Names of 2017

The list is out of the top names people were giving their kids last year. The Social Security Administration puts out the list every year and here's what they say were the most popular names last year. According to Yahoo!, Liam took the top spot for boys, replacing Noah (which was the previous year's #1.)…

The High Cost Of Childcare

If you have kids that spend time in childcare, it's no secret to you that it is expensive. Well, there's a new review of data out that confirms just how expensive it is. According to Quartz, Researcher Russ Whitehurst from the Center on Children and Families at the Brookings Institute took a look at the…

Mom Life: Jennifer Garner...You Go Girl!

Jennifer Garner is a hoot! Recently, she got dragged for wearing a ginormous knitted scarf while walking around in LA. She shared a photo of her in the scarf last week on Instagram, explaining the scarf's origins.  She posted in the caption: “When your nine year old weaves a 12ft long scarf on a peg loom…

Tampa Bay Area Hotel Offering Discount/Perks For Staying Off Your Phone

A hotel chain with a Tampa Bay area location wants to encourage guests to get off their technology. According to Fox News, Wyndham Grand Hotels wants people to take a time out from their smartphones, so they're offering some deals through a new program that they're calling "Reconnected."  The program is going to be going…

From The Experts: How To Talk To Kids About Violence

When there's a tragedy like the devastating school shooting in South Florida yesterday, it is important to talk to your kids. But, what and how much do you say? The National Association of School Psychologists is out with their list of recommendations of how to talk to your kids about violence. To see all of…