Child Safety

Helpful Tips to Toddler-Proof Your Home!

By Buggie Huggie on , in Child Safety

In support of Healthy Homes Month, we want to share the importance of toddler-proofing your home. Household injuries are one of the top reasons kids under 3 visit the emergency room each year. 

How to Teach Your Toddler About Disabilities

By Buggie Huggie on , in Child Safety

Since March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, and since the Buggie Huggie shopping cart tray was designed to help prevent traumatic brain injuries in children. We wanted to offer some simple ideas for helping your kids celebrate all kinds of “different abilities” in people...

How to Connect with Your Kids During Shopping

By Buggie Huggie on , in Child Safety

Who doesn’t want to be the mom who has strong and healthy relationships with her kids?

Safety Tips for Using the Buggie Huggie™ Shopping Cart Tray

By Buggie Huggie on , in Child Safety

My son Jonah was the victim of a shopping cart injury.

Once I really started researching, I was shocked to learn that the US doesn’t even have mandatory shopping cart safety guidelines (although some other countries do). This is why so many carts don’t have the safety belts in the kids’ seat -- each individual store chooses whether or not that is a priority.

In fact, over 24,000 kids go to the ER in the US every year for a shopping cart fall -- 75% of those are head injuries.