I tell them, no, they don't need, they want and you don't always get what you want.
I have a 2yr old. When she starts doing that, I redirect her attention to something. Kind of like "Oh look Lilly it's a shiny toy".. That kind of thing. She forgets about whatever it is that she "needs" and starts playing with the pretty shiny toy lol.
Same way I handle the 'I wants' if you say you want something, it's a guaranteed NO.
Unless I ask for your input, I don't care if you want Hello Kitty fruit snacks (or w/e). I nipped that one quick. I cannot stand bratty kids in the store screaming (or whining) at their parents that they WANNNNNNNNNT (or need) ______.
tell him no :)
he's going to hear it a lot... gotta get used to it
I tell my kids.. I need something too. I NEED you to stop saying.. "I need"
i love this !
Quoting mamivon2:I tell my kids.. I need something too. I NEED you to stop saying.. "I need"
Quoting Juniper53098:I tell them, no, they don't need, they want and you don't always get what you want.
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