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3 Words We NEVER Say Anymore (with our kids around)

by Corey Carter

Our daughter is 3 1/2 years old and is pretty good at talking. She's also it the "ask a million questions" phase (which I thought was supposed to be 5-6yrs old, but I guess she's early??) 

3 Words that we have cut out of our vocabulary, because my wife and I think that the world will be better place without these words:

1-"Fat"

2-"Dumb"

3-"Stupid"

Call us prudes, but we just don't feel like there is any reason to use any of those words and we know that she'll learn those words eventually when she goes to school anyway (unfortunately.)  The longer we can keep those out of her vocabulary, the better. 

Which other words should we try to avoid around the house?  Parents - do you have any other suggestions?