+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 25 of 25
  1. #21
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    3,980
    Thanks
    580
    Thanked
    1,144
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Yes both do, they are 5 and 8. Mainly only cereal but the 8yo is learning to make toast but still waits for us to supervise him.

  2. #22
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    331
    Thanks
    50
    Thanked
    59
    Reviews
    0
    My DD is 5 and I have never let her get her own breakfast. I'm sure she can and I no she wants to but my mornings are rushed enough as it without having to clean up her. Sounds like it's time for me to start letting her be a bit more independent.

  3. #23
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Paradise
    Posts
    359
    Thanks
    40
    Thanked
    122
    Reviews
    0
    Yep mine do and have done for a little while. They are 15,13,11. They make eggs and toast cereal and even coffee now.

  4. #24
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Gold Coast
    Posts
    8,267
    Thanks
    309
    Thanked
    356
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    They make their own choc milk and can get cereal (6 and 9yo) but look out if I ask my 9yo to sort out his own toast!!Its like I ask him to bake his own bread! he can get out toaster,put bread in but heaven forbid actually putting a spread on his toast!! even my 6yo could do it!!!
    ETA He will willing make me a coffee....no drama.But toast?!!? NO!!

  5. #25
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    1,869
    Thanks
    879
    Thanked
    1,201
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Miss 2.5 yo likes to make cereal for her and her brother aged 7 so I put 2 cups of milk in the fridge at night and in the morning she will get out 2 weetbix each, put them in bowls, get spoons and pour the milk from each cup into the bowls. If she spills anything she will get a wet wipe and clean it up. Dd will also help prep the eggs when I make scrambled eggs or beat the pancake mix on weekends and put peanut butter on her toast. Ds likes his sister making his breakfast and he will help her get dressed, do her teeth or prep her drink bottle for daycare. I don't let either of them make toast but probably would if ds wasn't so frightened of being burnt!

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to BbBbBh For This Useful Post:

    MrsIsMe  (27-12-2014)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Older, pregnant with teenage kids
    By lovebeingamommy in forum First Trimester Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 16-09-2014, 09:20
  2. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 06-06-2014, 13:13
  3. Scooters for older kids; what one to buy?
    By lovebeingamum! in forum School aged children
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-03-2014, 20:11

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
7 Day Nail Growth Boosting Method Carmel's Beauty Secrets
The Nail Growth Boosting Method, will help transform your nails in just 7 days. You will also notice a big difference in their strength. It's so easy and only needs to be performed once a month.
Get your Nail Growth Boosting Method at the link below.
featured supporter
KindyROO
KindyROO offers activities for babies & toddlers in a fun learning centre, focussing on developmental education. Classes are available at three Brisbane and two Gold Coast locations. Enrol today & help your child to reach their full potential. Visit the website to find out more.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!