K9’s and Covid-19 Part 2: Dog Park Etiquette in the time of Covid-19

Is your head spinning like Linda Blair's in The Exorcist trying to keep the latest Covid-19 closures, restrictions, and health precautions straight? Boy, do we know how you feel! As we enter the extended holiday weekend and celebrate Independence Day in the strangest-year-in-the-history-of-ever, we thought we would try to help you prepare. While beaches are [...]

2020-07-24T12:58:08-08:00July 9th, 2020|COVID-19, Healthcare, Safety|0 Comments

K9’s and Covid-19 Part 1: How Our Four-Legged Friends Are Adapting to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Since Covid-19 doesn't show any signs of slowing down and is increasing in many areas including Southern California, we thought you might be wondering about the health and safety of your furry friends. To that end, this is the first of a three-part series on your four-legged kids, how they may be managing during the [...]

2020-07-01T11:43:32-08:00July 1st, 2020|COVID-19, Health, Safety|0 Comments

Our Friends at Morton Capital Would Like to Help You

In these challenging times, our friends at Morton Capital are giving back in the best way they know how:  by offering you, or anyone else who needs guidance right now, free financial planning. We have maintained a professional relationship with Morton Capital for more than 20 years, and it is with great admiration for their [...]

2020-05-06T13:57:13-08:00May 6th, 2020|Health, Safety|0 Comments

Exploring from Home: Fun Activities for You and the Kids

Being stuck at home with the family can make it easy to fall into a work - Netflix - cellphone rut. But the reality is that being stuck at home can be as fun and adventurous as you can dream up. Never underestimate the power of a child’s imagination, or the power of a creative [...]

2020-04-05T10:22:03-08:00April 5th, 2020|Health, Healthcare, Safety|0 Comments

Jobs in the Time of Coronavirus: How to Work From Home Successfully

If you’ve never worked from home before: hello, and welcome to the procrastination station. Your laundry will never be more folded.  You might think that working from home sounds like your dream — think of how much more you’ll get done without that commute — but in reality, combining your workspace with your living spaces [...]

2020-03-27T15:04:16-08:00March 27th, 2020|Health, Public Safety, Safety|0 Comments

Coronavirus 2019: How Worried Should You Be?

With newly identified cases of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) on the rise in the United States, it's hard not to wonder:  “How worried should I be?” This question isn’t the easiest one to answer, since there is still so much we don’t yet know about this virus, but we can at least say this:  [...]

2020-03-16T16:25:36-08:00March 10th, 2020|Health, New Laws & Legislation, Safety|0 Comments

January 2020 Product Recalls

New year, new recalls! We really don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so once a month we like to do a deep dive into the most recent product recalls and share with you the ones we think you should be aware of — especially when it comes [...]

2020-01-23T12:35:24-08:00January 23rd, 2020|Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments

These Are the New California Laws Joining Us in 2020

If hindsight is 20/20, then surely it’s even better to know what’s coming in advance, right? We certainly think so, but we’re a bit biased. For us this is the most wonderful time of the year, and not just for all the same reasons as everyone else (though there are those too), but because with [...]

2019-12-30T14:49:14-08:00December 30th, 2019|Holiday Safety, New Laws & Legislation, Safety|0 Comments

It’s the Most Wonderful Time… to Practice Holiday Safety

With the end of the almost nearly upon us, we wanted to close out 2019 with a discussion of something as timeless as holiday cheer:  your safety. Joyous as these winter weeks are, for far too many families the red, green, black, white, and blue of their Chrismahanukwanzakah festivities will be tinged with grey.  Every [...]

2019-12-23T11:42:47-08:00December 23rd, 2019|Holiday Safety, Safety|0 Comments

Important Recall Alert: T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods Sold Recalled Products After Recalls Were Announced

We’ll be honest, we’ve never seen something like this before. Most recalls are for a single product, but this recall alert is for 19 (nineteen) separate products, each of which had their own alerts in the past — some of which we featured.  Most concerning are the Rocking Sleepers by Kids II, and other inclined [...]

2019-12-13T13:27:44-08:00December 13th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments