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Recall Alert: King of Fans Hampton Bay Mara Ceiling Fans

King of Fans has recalled 182,00 units of their Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor Ceiling Fans due to the fact that the blades can detach from the fan while in use, posing an injury hazard to consumers. Sold Exclusively at…

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Recall Alert: Thule Sleek Strollers Recalled

Get details on this new recall from Thule.

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Step2’s Little Helper’s Shopping Cart

Step2’s Little Helper’s Shopping Cart Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard

Consumers should immediately take away the recalled shopping carts from children.

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Safe Summer Fun: 6 Water Safety Tips to Live By

Water play is an important part of summer fun and these tips will help you safety enjoy the local pool or beach!

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Recall Alert: Starbucks Is Recalling This Popular Coffee Press

Check your coffee press if you bought it at Starbucks.

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This Mom’s Newborn Sleep Hack Will Totally Save Your Tired Arms

Help your baby get to sleep with this clever hack.

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Recall Alert: 15,000 Pounds of Grilled Chicken Recalled Over Toxic Chemical

If it seems like there’s a steady stream of food recalls lately, well…you’re not wrong.

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Here’s Why Some of Your Kids’ Favorite Treats Will Taste Very Different Very Soon

A big change is coming to some of your favorite and most familiar treats.

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This IKEA Recall Is Actually Pretty Terrifying

A recent IKEA ceiling light recall comes with a serious safety hazard that could impact your entire family—literally.

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Recall Alert: A Massive Raw Beef Recall Has Hit 9 States, Says USDA

If you live in one of 9 stated affected by this recall, check your freezers and fridges.

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Recall Alert: Target Issues Recall of Popular Cat & Jack Kids’ Jeans

Here’s the skinny on this massive skinny jeans recall at Target.

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Skip Hop Issues Major Recall: Here’s What to Do If You’ve Been Affected

This recall affects nearly 8,000 high chairs sold in the US.

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6 Easy Steps to Your Family’s First Kayaking Adventure

A strong family knows how to play together. Bonding with your kids can be difficult when YouTube stars have more influence on them than you. It’s great when you can tear them away from the internet for some quality time…

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While I Love Being a Mom, I Learned It’s OK Not to Be a “Baby Person”

You know those people who are “baby people?” They’re the ones who babysit from the time they’re young, who love holding babies, who can’t help but pick up a crying little one, who have always been able to change diapers…

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How to Make Outdoor Parties Safe for All Ages

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Having a birthday party for your child means inviting lots of other children round, and all of them become at least partly your responsibility. You need to make sure that everything is as safe as possible before you…

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RECALL ALERT: Standard Homeopathic Company Recalls Hyland’s Baby Teething Tablets

Standard Homeopathic Company is recalling Hyland’s Baby Teething Tablets and Hyland’s Baby Nighttime Teething Tablets due to toxic levels of the poisonous herb belladonna. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) warns consumers that belladonna is a serious health hazard…

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Why Baby Proofing Your Home Doesn’t Work for Everyone

Photo: Colin Reed
Seasoned parenting experts love to give advice to new parents. Every experienced parent is the best parent that has ever walked the face of the Earth. Taking advice from veteran parents is similar to being recommended to…

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To Raise Brave Girls, You Must Encourage This Single Trait

photo: Woodley Wonder Works via Flickr
Bravery is often a trait valued in boys more than girls, but it’s a quality that all kids — regardless of gender — need to succeed as adults. To help girls overcome the stigma…

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Stop the Presses: Target Just Recalled More Than 120,000 Halloween Decorations

If you’ve been shopping at Target (and really, who hasn’t?) you may want to check your receipts. The major retailer has recalled approximately 127,000 LED gel cling window decorations that it says could pose a choking and battery ingestion hazard…

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Chill Out! 4 Cool Movie Theaters With Cheap Seats

Keep cool as summer heats up with movie theaters that beat the heat and won’t burn a hole in your pocketbook.

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Word for Word: A Dictionary for Atlanta Parents

ATL addendum. Whether you are a non-native or new parent, here’s a lesson on the local lexicon.

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5 Common Mistakes New Parents Make

No matter how much you absorb as you set out on your parenting journey, keep in mind that all parents take wrong turns here and there. And while most of those so-called mistakes are harmless, there are a few common areas you’ll want to pay particular attention to.

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Spotted: 5 Stories We’re Digging from the BabyCenter Blog

Every week, BabyCenter brings you the best parenting and lifestyle stories from the bloggers at the BabyCenter blog. From pragmatic advice for new parents to recipes your picky eaters will devour, the BabyCenter blog has it all. Here are five…

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recalled crib

Sorelle Brand “Prescott” Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards

Name of Product: Sorelle brand “Prescott” fixed-sided cribs
Retailer/Distributor: Albee Baby, of East Rutherford, N.J.

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Manufacturer: Simplicity Inc. (firm is no longer in business)
Hazard: These cribs are re-labeled fixed-sided Simplicity cribs that contain tubular…

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Step2 Recalls Transportation Station

Children’s Transportation Station Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

Name of Product: Sand & Water Transportation Station Toys

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Hazard: The light blue plastic wheels on the train cars can detach, posing a choking hazard to young…

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land of nod veggies recall

Land of Nod Recalls Toy Vegetables

This recall involves The Land of Nod toy vegetables sets made of felt wool. The toy set has six vegetables: radish, onion, asparagus, tomato, lettuce and carrot. The asparagus is the only toy vegetable involved in this recall. The Land of Nod stores in Illinois and Washington, the Land of Nod catalog and http://www.landofnod.com from October 2007 through February 2010 for about $25.

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