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my son hates to take baths or showers he is 9

i know he cant be the only one, yet i was looking for maybe some hints, that are not punishments....

 
kileighsmommie

Asked by kileighsmommie at 9:58 AM on Oct. 18, 2010 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • Although I'm a female (and a clean one at that) I hated bathing when i was between 8 and 12. My mother had to beg me for hours. But I just grew out of it. Now I can't stand to go 1 day without a shower!
    nurseheather87

    Answer by nurseheather87 at 12:44 PM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • Yep, my boys were not fond of getting in the tub either until I found a body wash they liked. My boys like the smell of the Axe wash, shampoo and body spray- so now it is less fuss to get them to get cleaned up.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 10:04 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • my boys like taking bath with bubbles
    lovelypisces

    Answer by lovelypisces at 10:07 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • I did the same as MizLee and Lovelypisces. I let them pick their own bath stuff including bubbles, my 11 year old still fights me sometimes but hes also starting to notice girls.
    Luckybear05

    Answer by Luckybear05 at 2:24 PM on Oct. 19, 2010