Infants are vulnerable to so many dangers. Some of those dangers can't be helped. But others can - and that should include the bumpers on their cribs.
After a hard winter, summer evenings in the backyard hold the promise of an idyllic scene. Soft breezes have replaced the icy winds, and the sound of birds serves as a lovely reminder that nature is alive. Adding a decorative firepot should only enhance the scene, offering gentle light as darkness falls.
Hanover Direct Inc., headquartered in Weehawken, New Jersey, has agreed to recall about 495,000 roman shades and 28,500 other window coverings because they pose a potential strangulation risk to children.