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Myria - the Magazine for Mothers
An online magazine created to support, inform and encourage women who are
mothers. With features related to health and lifestyle, business and pleasure,
food and art, parenting and beyond, Myria embraces the multidimensional women
we are, and the infinite possibilities before us.
Caryl Kristensen and Marilyn Kentz, better known as "The Mommies,"
make their living joking about kids, family life and the stresses of
motherhood. The Mommies' TV shows and specials as well as their recent book,
The Mother Load, all illustrate their bitingly honest and comedic view on
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
CPSC, an independent Federal regulatory agency, helps keep American families
safe by reducing the risk of injury or death from consumer products. Find
current information regarding product recalls due to safety and report unsafe
products to us.
The Danny Foundation
A non-profit organization founded in 1986 to help prevent unintentional
injuries, conduct research, and provide the much needed leadership to set
regulatory standards for safe nursery products.
International Parenting Association, Inc. (IPA)
A non-profit organization founded to increase public and parental awareness of
the enormous brain potential of children. They believe that every child has
tremendous intelligence and potential, they support community involvement in
child education and promote local, national and international efforts to
relieve child suffering.
A new online resource for future parents and those expecting once again. From
before conception to after birth, e-Pregnancy will provide you with articles,
interactive features, forums and other news, ideas and resources to keep you
informed and inspired.
Childbirth Education, Videos and Books
On this site, you can find books, videos and audio cassettes in English and in
Spanish. These educational materials are an excellent resource for libraries,
hospitals, clinics, nurses, midwives, doctors, individual teachers, the
pregnant woman, or anyone who might be with her during the birth process.
The Family Corner
Parents are always searching for good solid advice when it comes to their
family and home life. Everything from teething, fitness, teenagers, home
decorating and harvesting your herb garden. Relax with us in The Family
"We're a family community that aims to inform, educate, & entertain,
with our numerous resources, informative articles, checklists, fun stuff, STOP
Sex Offenders & more! We're not only for parents...we have topics to
The national, non-profit organization dedicated to child passenger safety. Our
mission is to help reduce the number of serious and fatal traffic injuries
suffered by children by promoting the correct, consistent use of safety seats
and safety belts.
The online magazine for work at home moms
Dogs Against Drugs
WomanLinks is a supportive and empowering community for women in any possible
role throughout a lifetime.
Infants at Suite 101
SASS - Streetproofing
Canada's leading streetproofing program for children age 7-10.
ABCs of Parenting
The internet home for parents.
The Baby Comfort Strap
The Baby Comfort Strap is easy to use, place strap around child's chest. Fits
any standard shopping cart. Keep in your purse or diaper bag and you won't
have to worry the next time you go shopping if there is a strap on the cart.
Retails for under $10. "I think every grocery store should have The Baby
Comfort Strap for all their carts." - Tony Tantillo, KPIX Channel 5
Taking the Bully by the Horns - Book
This self-help book explores different ways children and teenagers are bullied
(both mentally and physically), how the bully becomes a bully, how the victim
becomes a victim (sometimes there's a fine line between the two), and what can
be done about it. For Elementary through Jr. High.
The Labor of Love
Pregnancy resource from The Labor of Love. Make friends that last into
parenthood. Penpals, message boards, poetry, articles and more!
Direct access to sites for and/or by women on the web! What do you want to
Be Cool- Play It Safe Video.com
To promoted awareness of the potential hazards in the crib environment.
The Parent Club
Playing It Safe Video
Stay Safe Crib Sheets
The West LA Parents of Multiples
Children's Safety Network
The Residential Safety Specialists
Free Safety Kits
Dalton - Free garage door safety kit
Blinds - Child-Proof Your Window Treatments