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Temper tantrums

what causes your toddler to have them.

in my house...everything and anything can cause a meltdown at any given time, lol.

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erinwhitt

Asked by erinwhitt at 4:01 PM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Our son doesn't have tantrums but he does get whiny and a bit 'testy' is what we call it, only when he's tired..
    prettyinink2011

    Answer by prettyinink2011 at 4:03 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • my son is more of hardheaded and just ignores me (its that selective hearing he gets from his daddy) then he is real whiney.
    his88angel

    Answer by his88angel at 4:06 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Oh, let's see.... Me going to the bathroom without him, hearing the word "no" about anything, not being allowed to have his shows on our tv, the one in his room, AND the computer... You name it. Like with yours, anything can set him off, heh. Thankfully, it only lasts for about a minute, but jeez!
    Anouck

    Answer by Anouck at 4:07 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Let's see..... when I don't let him climb up on the kitchen chairs, when I say "no", when I won't let him walk around with a sippy cup, when I take away the food he is playing with rather than eating, just about anything we disagree on really. I wouldn't even call them tantrums, because they only last for a minute or less.
    hootie826

    Answer by hootie826 at 4:29 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • my step daughter does it when she doesnt get her way or if we tell her to help us clean her room or anything like that. the word no is horrible to her i guess bc seh does what ever at her moms and at our house we have rules and structure
    alw06tchs

    Answer by alw06tchs at 4:33 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • My son doesn't have tantrums but when he doesn't get what he wants he doesn't like it. But what do you expect from a 3yr old that has a truck friver for a dad & is spoiled whenever he gets to see him which is hardly every weekend. He been gone 2 weeks. :(
    MomofSteel

    Answer by MomofSteel at 7:10 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • If we say no, he freaks out. LOL
    KJohnson4762

    Answer by KJohnson4762 at 10:34 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

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