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When exactly does the "Terrible Twos" phrase end??

My son has been in this mode since he was one! lol.

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:12 PM on Apr. 17, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • bahaha! It doesn't end, it turns to three and gets worse. Trust me 3 is worse than 2

    Answer by Kbmancine at 4:12 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • Im praying for it to end too!! My son is 2, will be 3 in Augest. and He will be a big brother come June... So im hoping it will get better!!!
    Be patient and it will end in time.... I hope!

    Answer by trystons_mommy at 4:19 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • frustratedkdmancine is right! my little girl will be turning 3 and she is that way now!


    Answer by rose549 at 4:19 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • When it turns into the terrible 3's

    Answer by heatmac4 at 4:22 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • yeah i don't think it ends.. my son is 2, and hes a monster! and ive seen several kids older than him who are still that way, even worse. lol definitely not looking forward to it.

    Answer by exxOHjackie at 4:23 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • It doesn't end until you are consistent in your matter what age they are!

    Answer by christyg at 4:41 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • After he gets out of terrible 2's he goes into terrifying 3's

    Answer by aubrees_mommie at 4:57 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • Around age 25 or so.

    Answer by sammygrl77 at 5:56 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • Right about the time they hit middle age...then it turns into a mid-life crisis.

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 7:39 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • The "terrible two's" tapers off as they learn to speak and they mature in behavior. Unless it is just lack of discipline then it goes on until the child is disciplened and learns better.

    Answer by teamquinn at 8:22 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

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