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Swing by the Playground with a SwingEase!

Whether you are in your backyard playing on the swing set or at a local playground, be sure you are providing the safest play area for your children. Here are a few reminders from the National Program for Playground Safety to ensure playground safety is top of mind:

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April Showers Bring Bored Kids

 

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Spring Fever Give-a-way

As warmer weather tries to make its way across much of the country, kids and parents are experiencing spring fever to the fullest. As we begin to venture out for walks, stroller rides, and bike rides don’t forget your safety rules while out and about!

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What do I REALLY need?

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March is National Nutrition Month®!

March is National Nutrition Month,® a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses on helping people make the right choices when it comes to food and exercise.

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NEW: Product Buyer's Guides, Featuring Gates & Enclosures

Today we launched our first Juvenile Product Buyer’s Guide. This is a resource that will provide consumers with information for purchasing various juvenile products. The informative and interactive guides will be released throughout the year and each will focus on a unique product. Today’s guide features gates and enclosures. Click here to check it out!

The Ultimate Travel Companion Giveaway

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I'm Having Their Baby: Why I was a Surrogate Mother

The figure is 1 in 8: The number of couples who struggle with infertility. Most will find success after pursuing some type of fertility treatment. But for those who do not, the options are limited. They can live child-free, pursue adoption or—long considered the last stop in the quest for parenthood—have another woman carry and give birth to their child.

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Celebrating Your Littlest Valentine

Valentine’s Day is upon us once again and incorporating your little one into the celebration can be a lot of fun. And JPMA has some fun tips to help include your littlest Valentines on Cupid’s holiday!

1.) Own the theme! Everybody gets dressed up.

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