Entries by Barbie

Top Walking and Bicycle Safety Tips to Celebrate #Walktoschoolday

Yesterday was International Walk to School Day, which is the annual global event that takes place in over 40 countries to celebrate the movement to make walking and biking to school safe year-round. At Wheresie, we’re passionate advocates for children’s safety, so we’ve pulled together these top tips to help parents teach their young children […]

10 Favorite Parenting Books and a Kindle Fire Giveaway

  Parenting is a privilege and rewarding. But let’s face it, parenting is challenging. As parents, when we are pushed to the edge and back, we start questioning ourselves. Am I doing the right thing? Should I be disciplining my child like this? What am I doing wrong?   Fortunately, there is a plethora of parenting […]

Wheresie Could Prevent Child Car Tragedies

This summer, it seems like we were bombarded with headline after headline of children left in hot cars and dying.   According to KidsandCars.org, more than 500 children have died after being left in hot cars since 2000. There are some states with laws in place to protect kids left in hot cars: • California: It […]

Wheresie Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Intuitive Technologies has launched a crowdfunding project  on Kickstarter (http://bit.ly/WheresieKickstarter) for its new wearable child safety device called Wheresie. The campaign is designed to raise not only funding, but also awareness, of the important issues surrounding preventable accidents for children under age five. Developed by Dr. Wyche T. Coleman, an ophthalmologic surgeon and new father, […]