10/23/2012 10:08 am ET

Keeping Loved Ones On The Grid

They say if you love something, set it free. Good advice, but you still might want to keep your eye on it.

So the other day, I slipped a GPS tracking device into my wife’s car before she headed off to work. I put another tracker in my 2-year-old’s diaper bag and sent him off to the nanny for the day. I still had a few trackers left, and my parents were in town, so I also threw one into their vehicle while they took my son out to the park.

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