Posts Tagged “toddler”

Conversations with a toddler #2

By | March 13, 2012

C: I like your belly Mummy, it’s squashy like play dough —————————— C: (on hearing the sat nav repeat an instruction) Stupid sat nav Me: Don’t say stupid C: Why? Me: It’s not nice to call people stupid C: It’s not a people Mummy, it’s a sat nav Can’t argue with that I suppose —————————— […]

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Preschool Problems

By | February 8, 2012

C goes to preschool every Wednesday morning from 8.15am to 12.45pm.  She started last July and, after the first few weeks where she was a little upset when I left, has been fine and loved going.  Until Christmas. Since returning in January she seems to have got worse with each week.  Last week she was […]

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Conversations with a toddler

By | January 16, 2012

Me (waking C up at 8.10am this morning): Are you waking up now C? C: No, it’s too early (closes eyes) Me: No, come on it’s morning and you need to get dressed *C stroppily gets up and goes into my room so she can get dressed* C (sat on bed): Mummy, is it really […]

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It has begun…

By | September 20, 2011

As C is only 26 months I thought I had at least a few more months before this began.  It appears I was wrong.  Here’s a conversation I had with her yesterday: C (on getting her thumb stuck in her jacket): Where’s my thumb? Me: It’s on your hand C: Why? Me: Because that’s where […]

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So this is the terrible two’s?

By | September 6, 2011

For the past 6 months we’ve had tantrums from C.  Not very often but when she has one it’s good, or bad, depending on how you look at it.  I admit, I was feeling a bit smug. We could take C out and she rarely misbehaved.  Tantrums were usually reserved for times of tiredness. Something […]

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