Bella: You know those things momma? Me: What things Bella? Bella: Those shiny things that are really pretty and you say BE CAREFUL when you give me them to hold. I usta just think they were pretty and fun til one of the shiny things fell on my foot. It burned my foot. Me: Oh, I say, SPARKLERS. Bella: Yeah, sparklers. Thanks for telling me be careful momma. Me: You're welcome, Bella.
I got a BBBBBBIIIIGGGG hug and I give you a reminder: Always be careful with fireworks. 4th of July is hard on kiddos, injury-wise. Each year hundreds of Americans are injured by fireworks.
CNN reports the following: * Consumer Product Safety Commission put warning on fireworks out Friday * 70 percent of fireworks accidents occur between June 20 and July 20, says CPSC * Largest number of young people injured by fireworks are between 14 and 17