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Toddlers and dirt

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sazzerbear Sun 05-Jul-09 14:52:48

Is it common for toddlers to go through a slightly OCD phase about the slightest bit of dirt/mud/water etc?

bubblagirl Sun 05-Jul-09 14:58:30

yes from what i have known at some point child has hated sand, water , grit, all grown out of in all children i seen

sazzerbear Sun 05-Jul-09 15:06:41

Great, thanks!

belgo Sun 05-Jul-09 15:41:59

Yes, that's normal.

spiderlight Sun 05-Jul-09 18:37:11

Yup. Mine will happily coat himself from head to foot in mud, sand, chocolate and grass cuttings, usually at the same time, but any speck of dirt on his hands is a major trauma.

Claire2009 Sun 05-Jul-09 18:39:32

Yep, Dd is still like that at 3.5yo.

Ds however, doesn't care, the muckier the better for him blush

crokky Sun 05-Jul-09 18:54:45

My 3.3yo DS does not like his hands to be dirty - he will shout "WIPE IT WIPE IT" over and over!

sazzerbear Sun 05-Jul-09 20:08:03

They are sooo unpredictable!

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