"As I was trying to understand, my husband flew out of bed and downstairs. It was then that the realisation hit. He had said: 'Kloe. Inside. Washer.'"
Defective cans of whipped cream have killed one and injured another. Weeks after an exploding can of whipped cream killed a popular fitness model, another defective dispenser has injured a mother, causing a leg wound and destroying her kitchen ceiling.
“Don’t talk to strangers!” It’s the safety rule that our parents drummed into us and now we repeatedly tell our own children. In her blog, Time Well Spent, Jodie Norton explained that a certain safety rule about identifying “Tricky People” that she taught her children years ago may actually have saved their lives. Deciding she needed to go to hospital, she took her four kids with her but arranged for her two eldest children- aged 10 and eight – to be picked up by a neighbour outside the A&E.
Mum of a four-week-old Molly Landis has recently written an important message for mums following a frightening accident with a stove. Landis often carries her baby in a wrap carrier to free up her hands while in the kitchen, but on a particular day, the little one fell asleep in her swing and didn’t accompany her to do some cooking.
Would you set your baby up on social media? ICYMI Rob Kardashian (brother of Kim, Khloe et al) and girlfriend Blac Chyna had a baby last Thursday. It may seem like an obvious step for the littlest member of the Kardashian clan to be set up on social media, but baby K is by no means the only newborn with her own digital presence.
The 30-year-old took to Instagram to share an image of her daughter, Evie getting her hands and feet printed in clay, but opted to blur out the tot’s face. “You are doing the right thing keeping Evie private. Enjoy every second of motherhood Maria,” added another.
The exclusive babygrows will be available in Tesco stores on Thursday 13 October, with an optional donation going to St John Ambulance. “We hope the worst will never happen but the babygrow, and our online video, shows parents what to do in a very clear and simple way,” said Sue Killen, CEO of St John Ambulance. The cute babygrow features a reminder from the nursery rhyme ‘Humpty Dumpty’ of the five puffs and 30 pumps, followed by two puffs and 30 pumps parents need to give their baby if they stop breathing.
When it comes to choosing a car seat for a newborn, there’s no messing. Researchers at the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust used a simulator in a laboratory to replicate the effects of a baby sleeping in a car seat during a car journey at 30mph. The problem is that newborn babies do not have the muscle tone to support their heads and sleeping in a car seat may push the baby’s head forward and block their airway.
Susanne Ekstedt, a researcher at the SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden in Gothenburg, says it’s best to thaw food in water if you’re planning to use it straight away. Ekstedt told the Metro: “This is something food scientists have known to be true for a long time now.
The only exception to this is eggs but, according to the Food Standards Agency, even these can be fine for a couple of days afterwards provided they’re cooked thoroughly. Do you have any tricks that help you avoid wasting food?