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How many times a week do you bath your toddler?

How many times a week do you give your toddler a bath? 4 days a week,3 days a week? I was giving my son a bath everyday and that was getting really tiring so I am thinking of doing it 5 days a week. Just wondering what you ladies do?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:44 PM on May. 24, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • When i had only one child i gave my DSS a bath 6 nights a week. (sometimes less). Now that i will be raising my adopted brother (my mom died) i found that giving them both a bath everynight way too tiring. so ...i give each one a bath every other night. ...which i guess turns out to about 3 nights a week for each child becuase i always take one night a week off.
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 7:54 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • Every other night. Unless he got really dirty that day.
    sarapurser

    Answer by sarapurser at 7:59 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • my little girl is 3 i give her a bath 6 times a week....now that it is summer I am sure she will be getting more than one a day she loves getting water and making mud cakes like i did when i was little she will have mud from head to toe then an hour after her bath she will wanna go back out......I also watch my sisters 10 month old and her twins i will give them a bath twice a week to help her out. b/c she works 10 hours a day 6 days a week
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:00 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • Nearly every night, because she loves it. We almost always give her the option (obviously not if she's particularly dirty), and she has only recently started opting for no bath/longer playtime, occasionally. I think 3-4 times a week is fine as long as you wash face and hands well every night.
    EmilySusan

    Answer by EmilySusan at 8:27 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • Every night because it's part of the ritual unless I am too tired LOL
    TXdanielly

    Answer by TXdanielly at 8:29 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • At least once a day, most days at least twice.... Boys! LOL my daughter is almost 7 and she gets a shower daily no matter what.
    Wildkitten82

    Answer by Wildkitten82 at 8:44 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • evrey other day.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:56 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • My babies were bathed daily. Sometimes twice a day if they wanted to jump in the shower with either their dad or I which was all the time. Sometimes I would have 2 of them in there with me.

    Chrissy629

    Answer by Chrissy629 at 9:08 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • LOL Chrissy! Gotta love the shower invaders eh? Our pediatrician has always said how important bathing is on a daily basis after a certain age and during the warmer weather...... and well What's good for the goose is good for the gander or good for the gander good for the goslings? LOL I bathe daily so I bathe my children daily... I start bathing daily when they are mobile. :-)
    Wildkitten82

    Answer by Wildkitten82 at 9:52 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • every night unless I am too tired or I come back from an outing too late. Then I just give them a bath in the morning.
    Luckylady32807

    Answer by Luckylady32807 at 10:13 PM on May. 24, 2009

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