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Parenting hack: How to get your toddler to say goodbye to its dummy

Toddler won't let go? Try this trick on them!
6 April 2022 3:49PM

Being a parent is hard and there are no right or wrong ways to do things. However, there are a lot of advice pages that recommend the best way to handle parenting and, this one hack may be a game-changer.

If your toddler doesn't need their dummy anymore and your trying to think of ways to ease them off it this hack from @babysleepconsultant could be the answer.

 The hack was posted to their Instagram, captioned "If you’re ready to get rid of the dummy from your toddler…. You have options!

✔️Cut a hole in it, can even be pin prick!

✔️Put it straight in the bin

✔️Dummy fairy

✔️Give it away

🧐🧐What did your do? What do your plan to do?".     

One viewer was so impressed by the hack they commented "Did this. Son looked at it confused and then went and put it in rubbish bin himself. Hasn't looked back. .His dad's older boys had theirs right up until 5yo....🤦🏻‍♀️ My son had his until he was 1.5".

 "Same!! Did this, and it worked so well" Said another viewer.