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    Default Do you let other babies play with your babys toys

    As the title says... Do you let other babies play with your babys toys and visa versa? At what age do u think it is ok? DS is 8 months old and i have always been cautious not to allow him to play with other babies toys and that they dont play with his as they always put every thing in their mouths and i worry about DS getting sick.
    I have mums grp at my house tomorrow and it got me thinking...do i leave his toys out or do i put them away?
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    Yes, all the time. As soon as they could put things in their mouths.

    I even let my kids play with the toys at doctor and my baby plays in the ball pits all the time at play centres.

    My 3 babies have started daycare between the ages 5-8 months so sharing was inevitable.

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    Of course and when i host mothers group at my house all the bubs are playing with our toys.

    The only toys i put away are my older girls toys that arent suitable for babies

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    This is something I've been thinking about too. My bub is 7 months and I don't like her playing with other kids toys.
    I think as she gets a bit older I won't worry as much.

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    I dont really see the problem. I just clean the toys. Its not until they got older and I put any bikes or balls that I have inside away so kids dont go crazy inside with them.

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    You wont b able to avoid it forever! Builds up the immune system dd has always shared toys, played with toys at drs surgeries, play cafes and almost never gets sick.



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    Quote Originally Posted by withlovesiobhan View Post
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    This is something I've been thinking about too. My bub is 7 months and I don't like her playing with other kids toys.
    I think as she gets a bit older I won't worry as much.
    Glad to know im not the only one who has been like this. Now that DS is a bit older i was thinking that i could relax a bit on it but was curious to see what others do

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    Yes germ sharing is going to happen wether toys are shared or not. if someone is ill they won't come so its just normal everyday germs. Just wait until the fun of food n drink bottles because someone else's is always better apparently lol 😏

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    I do, as long as they're not visibly dirty and in good condition .

    The babies who are coming over need toys to entertain them so I would leave them out. You can always clean them afterwards if you prefer.

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