Did you know the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) found that the average American spends over 90% of their life indoors? 87% of our time is spent in buildings and another 6% of our life in automobiles. While our kids may average slightly more time outside – we could all benefit from a bit more fresh air.
Whether you are purchasing an infant car seat, an all-in-one convertible or a booster seat for an older child, you are probably looking at the same basic criteria. Safety, comfort, quality, installation and height and weight limits.
Thursday May 25th is National Missing Children’s Day. Since 1983, the Department of Justice (DOJ) has commemorated Missing Children’s Day with a ceremony honoring the efforts of agencies, organizations, and individuals to protect children.
What is Extended Rear-Facing? Rear-facing has been shown to be 5x safer than forward-facing for young children due to their heavy heads and fragile necks. The CDC and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend children be buckled in a rear-facing car seat in the back seat of a vehicle up to the age of two.
Starting a baby gift registry is often a rite of passage for first-time parents. A rite of passage that can be both exciting and overwhelming. A shopping spree to create the perfect nursery and an adorable mini wardrobe may start out fun but end up with you questioning all of those items.
Spring Cleaning Car Seat Tips Spring has sprung and while many of us are starting to do our Spring cleaning indoors, you might want to think about freshening up your child’s car seat. After all, who knows what winter treats and other wonders are lurking beneath your child’s car seat? We have put together a few tips on how to tidy up your Diono car...
When it comes to buying a new car seat for your little one, there are lots of things to consider before making a purchase. Should you start with an infant car seat or an all-in-one convertible? When is the right time to switch to a booster? How many car seats will be in your car? Which car seat fits your family dynamic? It can be overwhelming for...
Check your car seat configuration Check the harness for proper position and fit Check your installation Clean! The weather is changing and Spring is finally here. Sunshine and warmer temperatures mean flowers are blooming and trees are growing.
Buying a car seat is a major investment. Whether you are buying your first seat, graduating to a booster or looking for the best deal on multiple car seats; there is a lot to consider prior to purchase. Vehicle compatibility Safety features Desired functionality Reviews from other parents Diono convertible car seats are built solid to protect your...
Dr. Seuss’s birthday – and the 20th anniversary of Read Across America day is nearly here. To kick things off, we asked everyone around the office to share their favorite vehicle themed books for kids.