Creating a Child-friendly Kitchen

Experts agree that there are many benefits to cooking with children. Families that cook and eat together are more likely to produce happy, self-confident children. Since homemade meals tend to be healthier than store-bought, cooking with your children introduces them to the process of selecting and preparing healthier food. In addition, children are famously resistant to Brussels sprouts and broccoli, but if they are involved in cooking nutritious food they are more likely to try it – and like it.

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Grab Bars in the Bathroom

Falls are the most common household accident and grab bars can help prevent them. They are an inexpensive, but effective safety measure anyone can take in their home. They can be an effective way to help people age in place in their own home rather than moving to a facility, but anyone can benefit from the extra safety they provide. Grab bars can be useful anywhere in the bathroom, but they are most useful in places where a resident is changing position – such as getting down on or up off the toilet or at the bathtub.

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