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Online safety ignorance no longer an excuse for parents

Online safety ignorance no longer an excuse for parents

We get a lot of products here at Mom-Spot.com – some we like and some we love, others just blow us away and we are left to wonder – Why didn’t I think of that.  Those mind blowing gadgets and products also have us thinking, “why didn’t someone think of this sooner – it’s brilliant.”(…)

Outlet Safety For The Home Or Office

Outlet Safety For The Home Or Office

Baby proofing the house can take a lot of time and money.  There are corners to protect, cabinets to lock and outlets to protect your baby from.  It’s amazing how something so small can create such chaos in the house! I remember having these little plugs that went into our outlets.  They worked, but they(…)

How Clean is the Water You’re Drinking?

How Clean is the Water You’re Drinking?

Have you ever wondered what is in the water you drink?  Do you wonder what it contains?  Are there hidden dangers in your water? If a person drinks 8 cups of 200 TDS (Totally Dissolved Solids) water a day over a 70 year span it will result in almost 13,000 gallons of water passing through(…)

Stop Kitchen Fires with FireAvert

Stop Kitchen Fires with FireAvert

Did you know that every 4 1/2 minutes, a stove fire ignites, causing 5,000+ injuries and hundreds of millions in damage each year? Enter FireAvert to the scene!  FireAvert was created by Peter Thorpe, a FIREFIGHTER.  He was inspired after attending too many household fires that could have been prevented if something like FireAvert existed.(…)

3 Spooky Pests You Don’t Want Haunting Your House This Halloween

3 Spooky Pests You Don’t Want Haunting Your House This Halloween

Halloween. This one word inspires a host of images from hobgoblins and ghosts to witches and broomsticks. October is a season of tricks and treats, but one thing you don’t want to have is pests. From spooky spiders to creepy cockroaches, here are a few pests to avoid this frightening season. Ants Ants certainly fit(…)

THE ABCs OF FAMILY ORGANIZATION

THE ABCs OF FAMILY ORGANIZATION

School season is just around the corner and the flood of paperwork, school supplies and new schedules that accompany it can be overwhelming. A free Dayton Metro Library program, The ABCs of Family Organization, can help families tackle the chaos together. Professional Organizer Tami Doling of Silver Linings Organizers leads the workshop, which teaches families(…)