Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
Parents’ has a new contributing editor in the house! Meet Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, founder of the popular interior design website Apartment Therapy and father of 5-year-old-daughter Ursula.
To say this dad knows a thing or two about home design is an understatement. Through his professional design service, website, and best-selling books, Maxwell’s design advice has inspired millions of people who, like Parents’ readers, need help creating more organized, functional spaces for their families. Maxwell’s design philosophy is simple; he focuses on the best ways to make homes more comfortable and clutter-free.
Whether your kids’ toys are taking over your living room (aren’t they always?), you’re in need of color inspiration for the family room, or you’re ready to turn the nursery into a big kid bedroom for your growing child, Maxwell is here to help!
For a chance to have your home design question answered by Maxwell in an upcoming issue of Parents, visit parents.com/maxwell or simply leave your question in the comments of this post.
Tuesday, November 16th, 2010
9.2 million unwanted injuries happen to kids each year, so commit a minute to keeping your children safe this holiday season. Prevent unwanted injuries with simple tasks such as making sure batteries are stored in the smoke detector, night lights are in the hallway, and toys are stored away safely.
Actress Debra Messing (“Will & Grace”) has partnered with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) for their “Commit a Minute to Safety” campaign to increase safety awareness for families during the holiday season and year round. The actress shared, “It’s really amazing how just a few simple actions can make a big difference in helping to protect your home and family, especially at such a magical time of year when you want the holidays to be joyful.”
Watch Debra Messing’s public service announcement about keeping kids safe and visit SafetyatHome.com to learn the 100 things that can make your home safer.
Check out other resources from Parents.com to keep a healthy and safe household:
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