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When to Stop Using Baby Monitor

When Did You Retire the Baby Monitor?

When is a parent monitoring their child and when does it become voyeuristic? Baby monitors make keeping tabs on lil ones a piece of cake with their ability to capture the sights and sounds that come out of newborns' rooms. While many mamas become addicted to keeping an eye on their tots through their video monitors, others blame the lil machines' lights and buzzing sounds for denying them a restful night's sleep.

Once babies are sleeping through the night on a regular basis, some parents turn the monitors off for good. Others keep them going well past the toddler years, citing a desire to know what is their wee ones are doing when the door is closed. When did you retire the baby monitor for good?

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