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What age did you start letting your kids watch TV?

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janieishappy

Asked by janieishappy at 4:12 PM on Aug. 24, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Birth. Never denied or limited TV.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 4:13 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • birth,but he's not interested in it. He's 9 now
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 4:13 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • Birth here too... We never found a reason to deny or limit television.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 4:14 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • I guess birth too but it's not like I ever just plopped my kid and said "here watch TV". I just never denied it. He could care less about it anyway. Sometimes I wish I COULD just plop him in front of the TV! Just so he'd sit still for a minute lol!
    jessicarae787

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 4:15 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • around 10 months, but only sesame street and such
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 4:15 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • birth, and i have a tv in my boys room, for the noise and light they mainly watch cartoons
    navywifemomkoch

    Answer by navywifemomkoch at 4:16 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • birth
    navajomama7

    Answer by navajomama7 at 4:23 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • Birth here too.....my kids enjoy tv but they don't over do it. They have their favorite shows and what not.
    armywife81803

    Answer by armywife81803 at 4:24 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • I limit my childrens TV watching. My son started at about 10 months. We don't have cable at all so the one TV in the house is used only for movies. We started watching Signing Time DVDs with him to help him learn sign language. He is now 18 months and the ASL has helped him to communicate much better. He watches about one hour of Signing Time or Sesame Street a day, usually while I'm cooking dinner. My daughter has been watching DVDs with my son since she was born 6 months ago.
    tobys.mommy

    Answer by tobys.mommy at 4:31 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

  • birth
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 5:21 PM on Aug. 24, 2010

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