how do i get my 3yr old son to stop wanting a dummy

User - posted on 10/01/2009 ( 2 moms have responded )




my son will not part with his dummies,ive tried to remove them for short periods of time,ie when he's at nursery,they look horrible and i want them gone any advice on how i can wean him off without distressesing him too much.


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Toni - posted on 10/02/2009




have u heard of the tree fairy??? u get all the dummies and tie thm 2 the tree @ nite and tell him that the tree fairy will cum get thm cz u r a big boy/girl nw and if u give thm 2 the tree fairy we will go in2 town and get u a surprise cz u have given ur dummies 2 thm it works lol BUT DNT 4GET 2 TAKE THM OFF AFTER HE/HER GOSE 2 SLEEP OR U WILL GET SNAPED LIKE I DID LOL bt i jst said o thy must of bn busy that nite and i left thm on the tree all day and my son keep going thy 4 the tree fairy 2 his brother and u not allow 2 touch thm and it didnt wrry him thm bn there so good luck on trying that 1 lol

Arwen - posted on 10/01/2009




The best way I know how is to just toss them all, and say you can't find them. It'll be rough for a night or two, but he'll get over it.

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