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How many 5yr olds talk about wanting kids?

Ok so ever since my 5yr old has become a big sister all she keeps talking about is becoming a mom! Not really a big deal, most little girls want to be mommy's and play with dolls. But this is were it gets different, She keeps saying she wants 10 kids!! she wants ten kids and a pink van! lol! It just worry's me. I don't want her thinking about wanting kids yet!!!!!! and 10??? and she talks about it a lot! I don't know, i was just wondering if this was a little different or what everyone thought? should I be worried?

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milf661

Asked by milf661 at 11:30 PM on May. 31, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • perfectly normal and hilarious
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 11:31 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • i did that, my sisters did it as well. its just their way of thinking about the future and what they want. she is only 5 so i'm sure in a few years she'll say ok i want 9 kids then 8 and so forth. there may be a time when she says she wants none. my daughter is 3 1/2 my son is 10 days old and she keeps telling me she wants a baby in her belly and she wants a boo boo (i had a c-section so i have to tell her i have a boo boo when she wants me to pick her up) too that way she can be "just like mommy" so i think its normal
    vabchmommy

    Answer by vabchmommy at 11:32 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • shes 5.if shes 12 and saying the same thing then you have a problem.but be serious who would ever be serious about 10 kids and a pink van besides maybe paris hilton & barbie.lol
    Desi2Sweet

    Answer by Desi2Sweet at 11:32 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • ALL kids do that esecially if they are big sister or brother...they dont know anything about reality so they always exaturte....dont worry about it...
    lilysmommy1408

    Answer by lilysmommy1408 at 11:32 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • When I was little I said I wanted 100 kids, I didn't really know how many 100 kids actually is. lol I just wanted a big family.
    Now that I am grown I know I that I want five, not quite the hundred I was planning as a little girl, but definitely a big family.
    :)
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 11:36 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • my oldest son was like that he wanted a wife and kids. My son who is now 9 wanted12 kids like the man with white hair he saidhe saw cheaper by the dozen which to a 5 year looks like alot of fun lol
    abellvalerie

    Answer by abellvalerie at 11:39 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • I agree with the others. It's harmless. More than likely no different than a little kid saying they want to be a superhero or pop star when they grow up.
    ErinHill226

    Answer by ErinHill226 at 11:42 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • Must be normal. My daughter is 6 and wants 8 kids 7 girls and one boy.
    my3turtles

    Answer by my3turtles at 11:43 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • My niece is just like that. My SIL just had a baby and my niece walks around "nursing" her baby dolls. She doesnt want to bottle feed them anymore. When she grows up she wants to be a superstar and a mommy. They eventually grow out of it
    iluvmymacita

    Answer by iluvmymacita at 11:44 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • I think all the ones that I know of! So sweet.
    Collinsky

    Answer by Collinsky at 11:46 PM on May. 31, 2009

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