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

(minimum 6 characters)

how to keep my one year old busy soooo i can do homework?

I am doing 17 hours in school I am wondering if anyone has any good suggestions on ways to keep my 1 year old busy so i can do my school work. helpppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppp

Answer Question

Asked by justkier at 6:32 PM on Aug. 26, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

Level 4 (35 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • Coloring.

    Answer by elly25 at 6:34 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • I don't mean STARVE him of course but have him skip a snack so he's nice and hungry .... and lock him in the highchair with something like noodles. This might buy you 20 minutes? Then into the tub....... minimal water. Or a kiddie pool? Water table? Something new/different/exciting........ or pop in a movie. Or, sadly, wait til he goes nite nites

    Answer by hibbingmom at 6:37 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • would it work for you to wait until after your kid's bedtime to do your homework?

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 6:37 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • She goes to bed at 11pm. I does not matter when we get her up she will not go to sleep tell 11pm.

    Comment by justkier (original poster) at 6:48 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • I would have several activities lined up. Maybe blocks for a little while, then coloring for a little while, etc etc. Does she take a nap? Or you are probably in school during that time. Man, just realized I'm going to have to deal with this soon, too. Good luck!

    Answer by Kword at 8:58 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • Wow! 17 class hours plus 51 hours of studying/homework. You need a babysitter and housekeeper.

    Answer by rkoloms at 1:37 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

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

Next question in Toddlers (1-2)

Next question overall (Babies (0-12 months))
picky 6 month old lol