Tag Archive: health

FAIL: Foam floor mats banned in France, Belgium. Shouldn’t we all know about this?

EVA foam floor mats

Ordered off the shelves in parts of Europe; all is quiet in the U.S. I actually love these mats. They were great to give some cushion to a crawling baby or unsteady toddler. I was even going to do a post on these being must-haves. Then a couple weeks ago I received news from family and…

PASS: NoseFrida nasal aspirator (kinda gross, but works wonders)

Nose Frida

Helping a congested baby or toddler is quite a task. While blowing one’s nose seems like an easy, almost primal, thing to do, it is an acquired skill and one that is hard to teach before they’re at least two or so (and even then, just because they may know, they may still prefer to…

PASS: Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer Review

Coming from the guy who researched and purchased a $90 cooking thermometer (I highly recommend the Thermapen Thermometer, by the way, see reasons why here), you may be able to tell that I like to measure things quickly and accurately. So if you appreciate your child as much as you appreciate your steak cooked to…