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In an emergency a crayon will burn for 30 minutes.

Emergency preparedness for babies, including emergency formula recipe.

If a thief forces you to take money from an ATM, do not argue or resist. What you should do is punch your pin in reverse. EX: if your pin is 1234 you punch 4321. The moment you punch in the reverse, the money will come out but will be stuck in the machine and the machine will immediately alert the police without the theif's knowledge. Every ATM has this feature. Can't believe I never knew this!!

a pediatrician explains her emergency kit. This is hard to think about but really good information

Done!! 72 Hour survival kit items that should be in your house, this list comes directly from FEMA. Keep it in a cabinet in the garage.

21 Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You! Put your car keys by your bed at night. If you hear someone breaking in, just push the panic button on your key fob. All the neighbors will hear. Lots of good ideas to keep safe in this post.

Emergency Contact information for rescue workers on both sides of every car seat. Child's name, phone number, etc. In the event of a wreck most children in car seats can't or won't be able to give this information to rescue workers.

Another pinned said: This is very educational and I'm glad I read it! It's a scary world, moms this is a must read! Educate your children on "tricky people" not strangers....Tell them to find a mom with kids if they are ever lost...SO SMART! (I first heard this on Safety Kids.) Common sense stuff that isn't so common any more. Take a minute to read and think about how you will have these conversations with your children.

Teaching babies and young toddlers to swim!

How to live without electricity...just in case the transformer blows again before the Con ed strike is over! haha

Some moms are just super smart!

How clever! *Mom's cell phone # bracelet* Use when traveling w/children at amusement parks, school Field Trips, etc. Such a brilliant idea! Way cuter than those "if i'm lost..." tattoos.

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