Julie Fritz

Julie has been writing professionally since 2012. She enjoys writing about a variety of things, from blogging about her family to informative articles about technology, events and healthcare. In her free time, you might find her hiking, trail running, biking or swimming. You might also find her in the kitchen where she loves to cook and bake.

How To Keep Kids Safe From Guns

Child reaching in drawer to get gun (caption: How To Keep Kids Safe From Guns)

A critical part of keeping kids safe that is sometimes overlooked, is gun safety. According to Everytown for Gun Safety, firearms are the second leading cause of death for children and teens. That is a pretty frightening statistic, and it proves the need for parents to begin a conversation about gun safety for kids as early as possible…

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Best Burglar Deterrents: What Works And What Doesn’t?

Security camera on side of building (caption: Best Burglar Deterrents)

We all want to keep our homes safe, that is a given. But you need to be aware of what could happen in your home in order to protect it. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, in 2016, there were over three million burglaries in the United States. That is a rate of 24.7 per 1,000 households. This and other burglary stats shows that break-ins happen. You need to think about how to keep thieves out of your home before it’s too late…

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