We recently tried a Door Monkey in our home and found it a fantastic solution for keeping our inquisitive little one from roaming where we didn’t want her to go. We were looking for something that would deter her from entering certain rooms without having to keep all our doors completely shut, as we rely on a through-draft to keep our apartment cool.
A Place for Baby Safety Tips, Experiences and Uses for the Door Monkey
I am about to start my Family Day Care and was going through the fun process of child proofing my home. If you’ve ever had to do this as a parent you know how painfully fun it can be. ☺ First it was the drawers, then the child gates around the kitchen, next was the electricity outlets and so on it went. Finally I got to my doors, but how can I stop the little ones from going into those rooms they shouldn’t be in? I have those lever handles on my doors so no product in the market would work. So the hunt began to find a way to lock my doors!
It’s every mother’s worst nightmare! Any injury to your child is bad enough, not to mention one that’s totally preventable.
So my little toddler just began to learn how to open doors. At first, I thought “Wonderful! He learnt something new today!” But soon to my surprise, I realised how inconvenient it can be, shortly followed by the danger that follows him. He can get into things and places within seconds. Sometimes, it’s those seconds that seem too long.
Mum’s, we get it. You’re busy, sleepless, tired and stressed from all the amount of work to get done in one day. It really can be a sigh of relief once you put the new born down finally to fall asleep.
And then, less than 15 minutes later you hear…”MUM! MUM! SHE’S AWAKE!!!”
Well…. offcourse she’s awake, you just screamed in her face! Read More