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What do you moms say or do when your kids say "I'm bored"?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:17 PM on May. 30, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • I say "Awww that's too bad! I guess you should find something to do huh?"
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 5:18 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • I find them something that needs to be done around the house so they are not bored anymore. It doesn't get said around here very much. Lol
    RelaxedMom2-3

    Answer by RelaxedMom2-3 at 5:19 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • My mom would say "Go clean the bathroom/bedroom/vacuum or something along those lines." .... I'll probably do the same lol
    Gnomeofmyheart

    Answer by Gnomeofmyheart at 5:19 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • LOL. I would roll my eyes and suggest that the clean their rooms or help me clean house,etc. and suddenyly they would not be bored! :-) There is always something to do if you try and they figured that out. I roll my eyes when moms HERE say they are bored too....and they sure do.I don't understand how anyone can be bored?
    minnesotanice

    Answer by minnesotanice at 5:21 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • I find them some chores to do. There are always walls that need washing, floors to scrub, yard work to do. It doesn't take them long to get "un-bored".
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 5:23 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • I also suggest cleaning
    JacyB

    Answer by JacyB at 5:25 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • My grandchildren throw that around once in a while, and I just find them something helpful to do. Don't hear it too much any more.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 5:51 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • 'I'm sorry I'm not the entertainment committee.'
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:52 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • Go watch a movie, play the xbox, play ur PSP, play ur DS. Read a book, clean ur room, go play outside, take a nap, play with ur toys.
    katiebug840204

    Answer by katiebug840204 at 8:31 PM on May. 30, 2011

  • Then go clean your room! She never mentions being bored again.
    mlawson803

    Answer by mlawson803 at 9:00 PM on May. 30, 2011

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