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View Poll Results: How often does your 4 year old bathe?
Every day 22 14.38%
Every other day 25 16.34%
2-3 times a week 62 40.52%
Once a week 32 20.92%
Other 12 7.84%
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#61 of 63 Old 10-23-2010, 11:58 PM
 
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I said once a week, but I actually can't remember when she had a bath or shower last. I guess she's due! I figure if I can't tell by looking or smelling her that she needs washed, then it must not be too pressing. Her skin and hair are lovely.
i'm glad i'm not the only one!
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2 x per week unless there is some reason to get an extra (ie wetiing the bed or something) 1 time with full wash, hair, body everything and then one mid week really just a quick soak.

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I try to give him a bath or shower every other day. More if necessary, less if he is clean and we need to get to bed. But baths are mostly a soak in the water. He hates having his hair washed so it is very short right now.

He tends to find a way to get dirty, either by dirt, markers, food, or just in general so he needs his baths.

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