Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

How old was your child when they first told you they loved you?

Mine just did yesterday (16 months) and he gave me a kiss with it!

Answer Question

Asked by His_Mommy26 at 2:51 PM on Aug. 24, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

Level 4 (32 Credits)
Answers (11)
  • I think my son was 19 months.. I asked him to say I love mama and he did - then the next day he looked at me and said it - well, he did what we know means I love!! and I got a hug with it

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 2:58 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • my DD is 15 months had signed I ♥ You about 2 weeks ago, now everytime i say I ♥ you she does the sign, and then wants kisses :)

    Answer by LizaJayne at 4:33 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • My DD was 18 when she said I love you. She gave me a hug & a kiss.

    Answer by Bless2haveU at 5:42 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • Ups i mean 18months old. lol .. They sound so cute, when they say it makes your day..

    Answer by Bless2haveU at 5:45 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • Mine started saying it around 10 or 11 months. It sounds more like "I yu yo". :) Now she says it with hugs and kisses. She turned one on the 6th of this month.

    Answer by DirtyMonkey at 7:35 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • My son is a late talker and didn't say it until around his 2nd birthday... and yes, it's "I yuh yoo."

    Answer by l_to_the_e at 9:20 PM on Aug. 24, 2009

  • My son is about to be 13 months on the 29th and he says I love you.. his first word was hello and then we worked with him to say hello I love you and he does its so cute.

    Answer by cheermickey at 2:31 AM on Aug. 25, 2009

  • My daughter just said it a few weeks ago, 16 months old, I asked her to say "love you" and she repeated it back and loves giving kisses as well. Its so sweet and makes me so happy :)

    Answer by stargazerwolf at 6:07 PM on Aug. 25, 2009

  • she was about 14 months old. It started out at as "loove oo", now its pretty clear

    Answer by HaydensMommy007 at 5:12 PM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • my son is 14 months and he has been saying it since he was about 10 or 11 months old... I just melt every time..

    Answer by cheermickey at 12:40 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.