How kids avoid bedtime
Be on the lookout for these common sleep-avoiding techniques.

If you're the parent of a young child then you'll know how much they generally hate to sleep. While it may seem completely crazy to those of us who are running on less than the healthy amount of sleep each night, kids hate to miss out on anything and that's why sleep is the enemy.

READ MORE: 10 sleep tricks for tired parents

We asked Facebook which excuses their children have used to stay out of bed and these were the most common. Be on the lookout for these sneaky bedtime-avoiding techniques.

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READ MORE: How to survive a baby who doesn't sleep

Which techniques do YOUR kids use to stay out of sleeping?

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