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At what age do they stop putting everything in their mouths?

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Disenchanted3 Sun 27-Sep-09 15:24:14

DD is 9 months and I spend my whole day saying 'DD...NO!' and retrieving a penny / piece of fluff / leaf from her mouth!

cookielove Sun 27-Sep-09 15:26:44

usually around 2 some earlier some much much much later, i work in a nursery and am constantly telling my room 2-3's and the 3-5's not to put things in their mouths i say about 2.5 - 2.8 they kinda dwindle then stop.

meandjoe Sun 27-Sep-09 15:40:43

About 18 months with my ds but my friend's nearly 3 yr old still does it all the time. Think it depends on the child!

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