Top Ten Reasons To 'Be There'
Better than just family videos, build a lasting bond with a child through video bedtime stories, in just 5-10 minutes weekly.
Reading aloud to children is the single most effective tool for developing language and literacy.
Source: Reach Out and Read
Read to your great, great, great, great grandchild/niece/nephew through the recorded keepsakes that you create!
Embrace your inner child with video storytelling - immerse yourself in a children's e-book through the world created by authors and illustrators!
Literacy doesn’t begin at kindergarten—or even in preschool. Babies respond to adults talking to them; 1-year-olds point to pictures in picture books; and 2-year-olds chant nursery rhymes - all available with video bedtime stories.
Source: National Assoc. for the Education of Young Children
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Recent studies affirm reading aloud to a child up to age 5 is a positive predictor for literacy in later years. Now kids can watch you read aloud with video bedtime stories.
Source: National Early Literacy Report
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Give mom and dad a break reading bedtime stories and send a parent approved, kid-friendly multimedia experience! It's family videos with bedtime stories!
Source: Mom's Choice Awards Honors Be There Bedtime Stories
Say more than just goodnight with video bedtime stories!
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October 6th, 2012
We've just been alerted that key security updates to our server will be performed between 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM Pacific Standard Time, on October 6th & 7th. These updates are in response to a Microsoft Security Advisory.
My personal apologies for any inconvenience this may cause - afterall, a kid should never have to wait for a bedtime story! Nevertheless, this is a highly unusual interruption of our service, and necessary in our effort to maintain a secure environment for your experience on our site.
Feel free to visit the site and shop the store to save stories for later. However, keep in mind that you may encounter problems if you attempt a recording or playback of a bedtime story during those specific time frames.
Thank You for your patience!
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