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19 month old addicted 2 video games

my son has literally tooken his 11yr old sister nintendo dsi n made it his game he wakes up n start playing n plays all day long till he naps n even after his nap he wakes up n plays till bedtime, i am having the hardest time taking it from him cause he goes looking 4 it n finds it, he wont take time out 2 eat nap sleep all night or anything ... what can i do?

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Asked by dbarkley101306 at 7:01 PM on Nov. 13, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • hide it when hes sleeping

    Answer by pookipoo at 7:02 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Put it where he can't reach it. When he ask the answer is 'no'.

    Answer by But_Mommie at 7:04 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Box it up.

    Answer by musicmom08 at 7:04 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • you should put it were he can't get to it. my daughter is almost 2 and addicted to TV so I have to brake her from that

    Answer by shelly2226 at 7:06 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • The kid needs to eat,put it up.He might cry for a little bit but he will get over it.Do other stuff with him to get his mind off it. Good luck

    Answer by bucky77 at 7:09 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Take it away and don't let him have it. He won't like it but its you that are in charge not him.

    Answer by Iamasinglemom99 at 7:13 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • i have it n my purse hanging on the back of my bedroom door now n he is screaming n hollering n the middle of the family room floor, his dad just walked n and asked whats wrong i told him n hes like just give it 2 him , no help at all ... but im not gonna give n i said jj if u eat some dinner u can have it back n he says no n is stil performing n the floor while his dad is looking 4 it

    Comment by dbarkley101306 (original poster) at 7:16 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • He's 19 months old? You are the mom, put it away and say no. Simple as that.

    Answer by buzymamaof3 at 7:34 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • i have decided to take the game to work and leave it n my desk mayb bring it back home 4 christmas

    Comment by dbarkley101306 (original poster) at 7:40 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

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