How to Babyproof Your Home for the Holidays -- Read This Before You Put the Tree Up!

Worried that your baby will try to eat the ornaments? Here's what you need to know about babyproofing your holiday decor this season (19 Photos)

Aimee Morgan and Jennifer Geddes on Nov 1, 2013 at 6:54PM

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Use Stepstools Wisely

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a Aimee Morgan and Jennifer Geddes on Dec 8, 2010 at 1:31PM

To keep yourself safe, resist the urge to stand on a chair or sofa while you’re hanging decorations, and instead opt for a sturdy stepstool or stepladder. (Yes, we know the chair is so much more convenient and you just have to adjust one... thing... Famous last words.) When you’re done, be sure the stepstool is stowed away in a closed cupboard or closet -- and that you’ve instructed your kid that it’s not a toy. Stools and stepladders can be tempting -- and dangerous -- to climb.

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