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Son is walking now, but
« on: August 02, 2013, 11:42:11 PM »
My son has started walking on his own. He can walk about six or seven steps before he falls down.  My question is:  We don't have a lot of space in our condo so my son has only a small amount of space to do his walking.  He has a tendency to walk towards the TV (bright lights, shiny things, ooh!)  and the TV sits upon a stand which is wooden.  There are bumper covers on the corners, but if he hits his sixth step and then falls forward, he has a great tendency to hit his head or his mouth and damage his teeth.  Should I use couch cushions to cover the front of the stand so that there is less tendency for him to hurt himself?  What have you done?  Thanks.
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Re: Son is walking now, but
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2013, 11:55:54 PM »

I have two grown daughters and three grandsons (with a fourth on the way).  By all means, cover any and all sharp edges and corners that you can.  Toddlers invariably find a way to fall on them.  Congratulations by the way!

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Re: Son is walking now, but
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2013, 12:04:11 AM »

Pillows and cushions are your best friends!
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