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7 Disgusting Habits Of Toddlers

Toddler EatingToddlers are beasts. Lovable, adorable beasts. They are smart and demanding, also filthy and disgusting.

Perhaps you’re immune to your toddler’s frequent nose-picking or toe-sucking. Sadly, I am not.

I know he will outgrow (hopefully most of) these habits before he graduates from high school, but here’s hoping some of them go away sooner than later. 

  • Lying down on the floor in public places 1 of 7
    Lying down on the floor in public places
    Restaurants, museums, subways (ick).
  • Nose-picking 2 of 7
    Also eating the contents...
  • Bad table manners 3 of 7
    Bad table manners
    Fistfuls and mouthfuls of food. Chewing with their mouth open. Throwing food.
  • Playing with the garbage can 4 of 7
    Playing with the garbage can
    ...and eating its contents. I've caught Fuzz licking the side of the pail, too.
  • Sucking on body parts and clothing 5 of 7
    Sucking on body parts and clothing
    Boy this kid is cute, though.
  • Eating cat or dog food 6 of 7
    Eating cat or dog food
  • Licking furniture 7 of 7
    Licking furniture
    We have a permanent slobber mark on our French doors.

Photo Credits:
Finger In Nose: Mike Willis/Flickr
Garbage Can: Jessicafm/Flickr
Pear Eater: CarbonNYC/Flickr
Kid On Floor: LarsPlougman/Flickr
Window Licker: juhansonin/Flickr
Arm Sucker: Valerie Everett/Flickr
Cat Food: bradleygee/Flickr
Mouthful: Mrdtb/Flickr

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