It is important to be aware of the fact that even your baby is not a sweet and innocent being.
In fact, it can be quite shocking how much these little creatures can surprise you with their dark side. They are capable of doing so many things that will make you wonder whether they are human or not.
So, if you want to know what the top 5 shockingly ‘evil’ things your adorable baby might be doing, then read on and get enlightened about the following:
1. They Won’t Stop Crying
Most of us have been through it: The middle of the night when your baby won’t stop crying, no matter what you do. This can be frustrating because there is nothing more frustrating than a baby who won’t stop crying no matter what you do to try to soothe them.
If this sounds familiar, then you may be in for a surprise… because the good news is that it’s not your fault! The reason why babies cry at night is actually quite simple: Babies don’t know how to sleep yet!
They are just learning how to fall asleep and stay asleep, which means they can be a little annoying at times. But remember, if they are still waking up every few hours (or more), then it’s very likely that something is wrong with them – not with you!
So remember: if your baby isn’t sleeping well, there’s probably a reason for it – and it might not be you!
2. They Keep Making a Mess
it is not always easy to control them. Sometimes, they will start making a mess and this can be quite frustrating for you.
There are few things more frustrating than waking up to a messy bedroom, and the only way to get your baby to stop making a mess is to have them sleep in their own bed!
In such situations, you should try cleaning up after them as soon as possible because if you don’t do so, then it might get messy for everyone around you.
It is also important to make sure that your house is clean and tidy at all times because this will help your baby learn how to clean up their messes properly.
3. They Throw Tantrums
Babies often throw tantrums. Your baby might seem like a little angel but in reality, they can be a very powerful creature who will do anything to get what they want.
If they don’t get what they want in the moment, then they will throw a tantrum and scream as loud as possible until they get what they want. In worse cases, they might start hitting you.
This one is really scary because it can be so painful when your baby hits you with their tiny fists. It could be that they are teething or hungry. It could also be that they want attention from you or want to play with something.
4. They Throw Things Around
Your baby might also like to throw things around. This one is a little tricky because sometimes throwing things around can be dangerous, but most of the time throwing things around is just normal toddler behavior.
Sometimes babies throw things because they want to play with them or see what happens when something hits the floor. Other times, they throw things because they are frustrated and want to release some of their energy.
5. They Lie a Lot
It is true that your baby might seem like the most honest creature in the world but this does not mean that they are always telling you the truth.
Sometimes, they will lie to you and try to trick you into believing that they have done something that they actually haven’t. Babies might even pretend to laugh or fake crocodile tears just to get your attention.
This can be quite frustrating for you because it makes it hard for you to trust them. But it’s normal! Studies have revealed that babies can start lying as soon as they’re two years old, and that 70% of children lie.
However, this is all a natural part of their cognitive development. In other words, it’s not so much that they’re lying and more that you need to teach them how to tell the truth and why being truthful is important.
So, if your baby lies a lot to you, then they might just be testing out their cognitive skills. If this gets troublesome, there are several ways you can try to rectify it.
What to Do When Your Baby is Acting Out
If your baby is acting out frequently, don’t panic! There is usually a reason why they do the things they do, even if their brains haven’t fully developed yet.
For example, if they are bored or lonely, then you can try changing the way you are interacting with them so that they will be more interested in your company.
If you find yourself getting frustrated with them, then it might be a good idea to have a chat with their doctor and see what they have to say about this situation.
How you should deal with an unruly baby will depend on the situation, but there are some good rules to follow when you want to discipline them.
Before we get to the things we can do, lets talk about the things we should not do. For example, do not perform physical punishment or corporal punishment.
Physical punishment is one of the most common ways that parents discipline their children. But you should avoid doing physical punishment! Not only can you accidentally hurt your baby, but your baby might also end up copying your behavior and acting violently themselves.
Instead, here are some good things you can try doing:
1. Sit Them Down for a Talk
If you find yourself getting frustrated with your baby, then it might be a good idea to sit them down and talk to them about the things that are bothering you.
You should tell them what is bothering you and let them know why you are getting frustrated with them.
You should also let them know that you love them and want the best for their life, so they will learn how to act in such situations better in the future.
2. Give Them Something to Do
If your baby is acting out because they are bored or lonely, then it might be a good idea for you to give them something new to do so that they can stay busy all day long.
For example, if they are bored of being held by you all day long, then try giving them some toys so that they can play with these instead.
They might be acting out because they have nothing to do. In this case, you should also think about doing some activities with your baby as well. Giving them company will also help your baby learn how to interact with other people and make friends as well.
3. Make Changes to Their Lifestyle
If your baby is being violent often, take a look at their daily lifestyle. What kind of behaviors do they observe everyday? Perhaps they act violent because they’re familiar with seeing violence.
For example, if your baby watches TV shows or YouTube videos that have a lot of violence, then it’s no surprise they start behaving that way as well.
In this case, cut back on their TV and YouTube hours or give them other options for entertainment. By making changes to their lifestyle, they will hopefully change their behaviors as well.
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