I love video monitors. There I said it. I find them completely and utterly necessary when it comes to kids, and I am not scared to admit that I still use one for my four year old. It's not that I am worried that something will happen to him at this point, but I love to see when he falls asleep, or if he's playing around in his room instead of … [Read more...]

It feels like yesterday that my boys were babies sleeping in their crib.  And especially with Nate, my oldest, I remember constantly going in to check on him to make sure he was breathing, laying the right way and just generally happy.  Such a first time Mom! I didn't have a video monitor for Nate and I wish I had.  Of course even in 8 years, … [Read more...]

My one beef with baby gear is often how short of a time it actually gets used. So I have a special place in my heart for gear that grows with your child or that is multipurpose. One of my latest finds is the mydlink-enabled Wireless N Network Camera (DCS-930L) from D-Link. When you’re shopping for a baby monitor, you’re more likely to end up at … [Read more...]

My daughter is almost 6 weeks old, and since we brought her home from the hospital, we have been using, enjoying, and relying on the Slim&Secure Handheld color video monitor by Summer Infant. What did we do without this with our other two children?! I am fully convinced now that all parents should have a video monitor! With my first two … [Read more...]