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to be eating pickled onion monster munch at 35?

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urtwistingmymelonman Wed 03-Jul-13 07:12:44

so my mum and I have this discussion going on.
I love mm,skips,flumps,flying saucers etc.
basically all the treats I liked when I was a kid but mother thinks it looks uncivilised for a grown woman to be eating these sorts of things.
she says I should have evolved to kettle chips,plain tortillas and thornton choccies.
I think bollocks.
so what do you all think?
and do any of you still happily consume'childish'snacks?
what is your favourite?

Catsize Thu 04-Jul-13 18:08:52

Off to get some pickled onion monster munch aged 35.... Mmmmmm!

chateauferret Thu 04-Jul-13 18:03:06

Bleeeurgh, YAB quite U because these horrible chunks of damp polystyrene are quite indelible.

Bring back pickled onion Discos, Phileas Fogg Californian Corn Chips and Mignons Morceaux. Yum.

x2boys Thu 04-Jul-13 12:17:58

Yabvu as I think beef monster munch are much nicer love haribos too and I,m nearly 40!

Fookinell Thu 04-Jul-13 09:29:20

I love eating pom bear and i`m 52smile

TheSmallPrint Thu 04-Jul-13 06:59:58

I'm 43 today and may celebrate with a bag of Pickled Onion MM, they are the dogs. grin

McGeeDiNozzo Thu 04-Jul-13 05:35:13

Combine them with Haribo if you need to. That'd be a party in your mouth!

McGeeDiNozzo Thu 04-Jul-13 05:34:36




urtwistingmymelonman Thu 04-Jul-13 05:31:27

omg meanies!
I loved them too but haven't seen them here for years.

gobbledegook1 Wed 03-Jul-13 20:44:17


My sister is 39 and she'll do anything for a pack of flying saucers.

I also love pickled onion monster munch but am not yet in my 30s!

YoniBottsBumgina Wed 03-Jul-13 20:41:28

Uncivilised grin

My grandad thinks it's uncivilised to drink out of cans. He was scandalised when I politely refused his offer of a glass.

I am currently eating Nice N Spicy nik naks.

minibmw2010 Wed 03-Jul-13 20:40:07

Bugger that! I love Monster Munch! When I was pregnant I got my sister to send over a box of Meanies from Ireland (v similar type of thing). I was in heaven !!! smile

doingmyhead Wed 03-Jul-13 20:38:36

Yanbu but you yabu even asking if its wrong!

Pickled onion monster munch is the food of gods!


Fakebook Wed 03-Jul-13 20:36:24

I love pickled onion monster munch. They're my number 1 pregnancy craving at the moment. I also like the Thorntons mini brownies at the moment too.

Just eat what you like. I still like fruit salads, black jacks and skittles.

OwlinaTree Wed 03-Jul-13 20:32:44

I like spicy transformer snacks at the mo.

And pink foam shrimps.

LuisSuarezTeeth Wed 03-Jul-13 20:28:11

Of monster munch - natch

LuisSuarezTeeth Wed 03-Jul-13 20:27:04

You have my heart OP. I buy a six pack and eat in the car. I keep them in the glove box blush

BsshBossh Wed 03-Jul-13 19:47:56

I love all crisps but tend to eat the ultra yummy ones (MM, Skips, Space Invaders etc) in private grin.

Mintyy Wed 03-Jul-13 19:35:29

Yanbu, I love pickled onion monster munch and I am nearly 51. But have you tried the flamin' hot flavour? They are awesome.

Bearbehind Wed 03-Jul-13 19:34:27

I'm 38 and I'm with you- i love retro sweets and pickled onion monster munch!

ipswichwitch Wed 03-Jul-13 19:25:01

No freudian, they don't make trios anymore (sob!)

I am partial to a cheese and nice n spicy nik nak sandwich.

urtwistingmymelonman Wed 03-Jul-13 19:17:21

you can still get fizz bombs I think.
didn't they come individualy wrapped but in rows and you just tore off the amount you wanted?

Tailtwister Wed 03-Jul-13 08:36:55

Does anyone remember sweets called fizz bombs? They were my favourite, but I've never seen them around since.

Pickled onion monster munch...yum.

sherbet fountains, that's my contribution grin

Cheeseatmidnight Wed 03-Jul-13 08:31:38

I ate a bag at midnight last night!

Trills Wed 03-Jul-13 08:30:20

YAB ridiculous to think that there is a link between age and reasonableness and your choice of snack.

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