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

(minimum 6 characters)

Is it strange that my 1 yr old sometimes spins in circles for no reason?

or just walks in a circle. not for a long time.

 
mommylovesu28

Asked by mommylovesu28 at 6:14 PM on Nov. 12, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

Level 10 (408 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (9)
  • Just make sure to move things out of his way. My son LOVES to spin around. He will even sit on the floor and spin around. LOL It makes him look like a little monkey the way he does it-leans forward to his hands and then spins and sits again, kind of hard to explain it, but it's too cute. Just enjoy it and keep your little one safe!
    HuskerMommy08

    Answer by HuskerMommy08 at 7:52 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • nope not at all
    BusyBeesmom

    Answer by BusyBeesmom at 6:15 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • no. My older son is 5 and he still walks in circles for "no reason" lol

    Typically, they like the sensation of being dizzy.
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 6:15 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • Um, no. Does everyone think that these type of things could be a potential sign of some disorder?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:27 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • kids dont spin for no reason. they spin because it is fun! :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:36 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • No its how they make their eyes develope. Sounds like his is doing it a little early, but that's ok. :) Let him go for it! They all do at some point.
    Tes...Jacksmami

    Answer by Tes...Jacksmami at 6:36 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • nope my son is 19 months and hes does it too infact today my feance caught him doing it in his crib lol dont worry he is just testing out what his legs can do (i think)
    kristi_prncess_

    Answer by kristi_prncess_ at 7:46 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • Both my 3 year old and 20mos old do it and have been doing it since they figured out they could. They enjoy the dizzy feeling. I apparently did it a ton when I was little too...benefit was later on when I was dancing I could do turns and pirouettes all day without getting dizzy.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:07 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

  • We rarely go half an hour without a spin session at my house. My son will be two next month and gets such a kick out of it.
    flitpixie

    Answer by flitpixie at 3:26 AM on Nov. 13, 2009

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN