We get it. Sometimes you say something over and over again, yet your little one just keeps on doing what you ask them not to do—almost as if you never said anything at all. What’s a mama to do? Try out these 20 phrases to use when your child isn’t listening. They might make a difference. Plus, if you need something (help, a nap, or maybe just a day to yourself), try simply asking. This mom did, and the response she received was amazing.