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is this abusive or weird?

When my kids are bad I have nick names for them- my 11yr is compliane. my almost 7 yr is not listeny, my almost 3 yr is tornado.. & my 8 month old is barfy.. I ( & my kids call me) call myself yelly & my hubby is moody.. we say it in fun, but the names fit.


Asked by Anonymous at 9:28 PM on Feb. 7, 2010 in General Parenting

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Answers (16)
  • If it's all in fun ' and no ones feelings are getting hurt then I think it's okay. I think its funny.;)

    Answer by incarnita at 8:32 AM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • its cute as heck

    Answer by sati769leigh at 9:30 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • I think its just silly..When any of the kids in my family are cranky we'll call them Grumpy Gills or Cranky Pants, even the adults at time too.

    Answer by CuteandCurvy at 9:34 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • it's cute....

    My son is stinker butt

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:36 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • weird

    Answer by Jan0609momma at 9:39 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • ok since how no one bashed me.. I'l let you know I asked the question.. them calling me yelly has helped me calm down & I yell less..

    Answer by maiahlynn at 9:42 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • LOL..I don't think its abusive or weird...just a fun way to deal with everyones behaviors and attitudes.

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 10:02 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • Okay I'll play I call my dd Cutie Potootie Pain in the bootie

    Answer by MamiJaAyla at 10:13 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • god no.. its just something that you guys do.. its fine as long as no one is feeling bad

    Answer by happymum2010 at 11:44 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • I call my youngest daughter PITA when she's at her worst. Your names are cute.

    Answer by Izsarejman at 12:47 AM on Feb. 8, 2010