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How old is too old?

I walk Around the house all the time in my T-shirt and undies and I have an 8 month old son. When should I stop doing that? When will he understand that that's girl and that's boy!

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PANZONSMOM

Asked by PANZONSMOM at 11:45 AM on May. 16, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • probably around 1 an half an 2 years...
    3HappylKidds

    Answer by 3HappylKidds at 11:46 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • I still walk around in my t-shirt and undies and I have an 12 year old SS.

    Really, what I wear around the house covers more than my bathing suit.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 11:47 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • My son is 15 and I still do that.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 11:49 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • Never :o) Unless he has friends over, of course
    ochsamom

    Answer by ochsamom at 11:49 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • My son is 3-1./2 and I still get changed/dressed and in and out of the shower naked daily with him around
    I grew up where it just wasn't an issue, my mom would change in front of us and we just never thought it was weird.
    my DH on the other hand hides his body/being naked and thinks I need to stop being being the way I am. I think its just a personal
    thing and IF it makes your child uncomfortable then you stop or IF it makes you or SO uncomfy then you need to start to think about it.
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 11:51 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • Never only when you have other people around. My df walk in boxers and a shirt all day long unless we have people over.
    booger14

    Answer by booger14 at 11:51 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • Never. Mine still bathe with me (they will be 4 & 6 in a couple weeks). There is absolutely nothing wrong/strange/unhealthy about nudity. They will simply learn to accept it for what it is if they see it, rather than automatically connecting sexuality with nudity. Got news for ya- the two are NOT mutually exclusive.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 11:51 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • If it starts to make either of you uncomfortable.
    riotgrrl

    Answer by riotgrrl at 11:52 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • i do it.. i have a 3 yr old and a 2 yr old... when the kid starts askin questions or making a big deal about it then its time to stop.
    chrstny88

    Answer by chrstny88 at 11:54 AM on May. 16, 2011

  • I stopped that when my oldest turned 2.
    RelaxedMom2-3

    Answer by RelaxedMom2-3 at 11:55 AM on May. 16, 2011

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