I had a pretty adventurous childhood. Building things, racing, riding and crashing things, breaking at least 3 bones (I’m not sure about the toe) along the way. Now as the father of a toddler who is starting to realise that climbing is fun, that egg cartons can become trains and toilet rolls can become giraffes, these Kid Safety Labels look like a fabulous idea to me. Just don’t stick them on my Lego. [via Book of Joe].
… he and I agree that [American] kids are raised in an overly cautious manner, out of fear that they might get hurt and we are limiting their ability to explore a wider range of experience. In place of traditional safety warnings on kids’ toys.