safety Archives - Angela's Clues

Is Your Babysitter a Thief?

Is Your Babysitter a Thief? As my daughter & I spun faster and faster on this metal, corkscrew-ish playground contraption, we chuckled at each others’ inability to control the speed nor eject ourselves from the ride. Our laughter erupted into uncontrollable...

Must boys always be boys?

Such is a phrase I was happy to have avoided for the first 7 years of my son’s life.  A quiet boy with a calm demeanor. Whenever we were with other families I was grateful that he wasn’t one of those roughhousing boys who wasn’t happy unless he was going full-tilt....

A Straphanger Mom’s Longest 7 seconds

Our friend, Laura, shares a personal story that we can learn a thing or two from… We are city folks, for better or worse.  Our entire family travels to school and work every day by subway.  As a mom of 2, I have been carting my kids to and fro via mass transit...