I Have a Spirited Child

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    Spirited Child Wearing Down My Spirits...

    I am a 42 year old working mother with a 3-year old spirited son. I dreamed of having a well behaved child and believed that somewhere inside of me there was a very patient, loving and naturally good mother. My pregnancy was flawless and wonderful. I went into birth with the...
    ofmindpeace ofmindpeace
    5 Responses Dec 2, 2010

    My Daguther Is a Sweet Spirited Child

    She is 4 1/2 and wise beyond her years.  She speaks her mind and shares her ideas and feelings.  She is LOUD, very unlike myself.  She is the typical Leo that loves to be the center of attention.  She is not the least bit shy.   I've been working...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 13, 2008

    My Lovely Spirited Daughter

    I'm pretty sure my 4 year old, Taylee, is a spirited child.  I call her my drama monster because EVERYTHING is a big deal for her.  Telling her "no" is like telling her the world is coming to an end.  I don't consider her hyperactive...
    MelodyL635 MelodyL635
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Dec 15, 2009


    my duaghter katie is crazy she will color a box to look like a turtle and hide in it(shes 6 and cute) she also has a pet rat shes been training she does a kind of dance and the rat goes from shoulder to shoulder and her room is bassicly a web of tubes and cages for the rat she...
    IsmoAkkete IsmoAkkete
    1 Response Jul 16, 2012

    Spirited Might Be An Understatement

    She shreds paper to make nests in her bed, she spends hours pretending she is a dog, she harasses people for 'chocolate' when we are out in public, and last week I found a stick of deodorant in the crisper drawer under the cheese sticks -- it had a large bite taken from the...
    EffectsHer EffectsHer
    26-30, F
    Jun 6, 2010

    I Have A Spirited Child And Looking For Advice

    My daughter is almost three and does not take no for an answer discipline is very difficult I have not found anything that really seems to work she can throw a tantrum for an hour or longer over hearing the word no she is my only child and I am open to any advice that anyone...
    butterflygirl37 butterflygirl37
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 16, 2009
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