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How often do your kids take a bath/shower?

My baby gets a bath every other day as does my 6 yr old.

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Asked by Anonymous at 2:49 PM on Dec. 2, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • My kid gets one everyday. Its apart of his nightly routine if he doesn't get one he doesn't sleep.

    Answer by armywife2009101 at 2:50 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • Almost everyday before bed unless for some reason we were out and it got too late which almost never happens but it has happened a few times.

    Answer by bebita at 2:53 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • My kids (13 months, 8, 9, and 12) all take a bath/shower nightly, but they went through a period when they were around 6-8 where they would bathe every other night and as long as they hadn't been playing outside or sweaty it wasn't a problem

    Answer by missanc at 2:53 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • every other day for us. one day its my dd then the next its my ds.
    or sometimes they just both get one in different tubs.
    sometimes riley will take one with me.but yeah every other day. atleast...depends on what we ate that night. if its spagettie night forget it!

    Answer by sandraberke at 2:55 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • My son is almost 26 months and he gets a bath everynight after dinner before he goes to bed.

    Answer by CJsMommy1015 at 2:56 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • Every night... it's part of his bed time routine, it relaxes him.

    Answer by Anouck at 3:02 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • once a month weather they need it or not, I throw them in the tub with the dog, they all get a bath together. lol kidding

    every other day, unless they happened to get dirty or sweaty from something

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:07 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • My kids are 4 and 2 and they take a bath probably 5-6 times per week at least.

    Answer by gramsmom at 3:08 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • Every 2-3 days. My kids all have keratosis pilaris and eczema, and the water irritates it. Their pediatrician said showers every 2-3 days with Aveeno soaps, so that's what they get :-) unless they are really dirty or sweaty then its a short shower when needed.

    Answer by AprilDJC at 3:26 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

  • Every other day, unless it's really needed! My son is 15 months.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:38 PM on Dec. 2, 2009

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