During the Summer time we need to be aware of the dangers for our children. I founded this very interesting article form the Virtus website. I hope you like it. Remember, our duty is to protect our children.
Summer in the Park
By Sharon Doty, J.D., M.H.R.
Recently, my daughter, her husband and children were visiting and the 10-year old wanted to go to a local park to play. As we all know, letting young children run and play and wear themselves out is a very good thing, for the grown-ups at least. So, off we all went to the park-mom, dad, grandma, big sister and the 10 year old. The park was full of families enjoying the great weather and fishing, having picnics, celebrating birthdays and playing, playing, playing.
The first thing I noticed was how much I was tuned into who else was at the park and what they were doing. One eye was always on the grandson playing on the slides and other playground equipment, while the other was on the world around...