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Its not okay is it? sitting/ standing in the shopping part of the trolley?

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Feminine Mon 30-Sep-13 11:46:50

I'm sure this has been done many times.

I'm thinking about it today though grin

If your child is too big to want or can't fit in the seat part you don't then let them climb in the other part of the trolley?

Filthy dirty feet where I'll put my food.

Standing up (dangerous)

I'm not being unreasonable to suggest that its the seat, or walk right?

I saw this with several families got up my nose wink

Oh and I know there are germs everywhere... this makes it worse

rhetorician Wed 02-Oct-13 22:01:53

I know discussion moved on, but sitting ok, standing definitely not. DD1, then 3 going on 4 stood in ikea trolley. Trolley hits little ikea pencil on floor, brakes hard, DD1 pitches head first onto concrete floor. Much howling, a bloodied nose and none the worse, but could have ended very badly. She still occasionally goes in, but never ever standing. Has to get out immediately if she gets off her bum. Problem is there's not enough room for the shopping, plus she can access it all...

RowanMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 02-Oct-13 22:03:33

Hello there,

We thought this might be a good time to link to our This Is My Child campaign.

Myth 1 ('Behavioural disorders are a fashionable excuse for bad behaviour and poor parenting') and Myth 6 ('You can always tell when someone has a disability') might be particularly relevant.


MissDD1971 Wed 02-Oct-13 22:03:36

Iced - no worries. smile

MissDD1971 Wed 02-Oct-13 22:04:57

breatheslowly - I think MrsDeVere should change jeans for JORTS - denim shorts.

see Makeupalley for their hatred of jorts. LOL grin

losingtrust Wed 02-Oct-13 22:05:38

My dd always use to sit in the shopping part with the shopping all around her. She was too big to go in the the baby seat and she kept running so I used to sit her in with book or toy.

AnaisHendricks Wed 02-Oct-13 22:09:25

Thanks for that HQ, and for the deletion.

Isn't this nice and civilised? smile

MrsDeVere Wed 02-Oct-13 22:16:19

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

AnaisHendricks Wed 02-Oct-13 22:27:08

<judges The Ghost of MrsDeVere for shopping in Asda>

Not what I'd expect from a UKIP voter.

(Sorry, I can't help it, that comment has amused me all afternoon)

MrsDeVere Wed 02-Oct-13 22:30:14

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

AnaisHendricks Wed 02-Oct-13 22:43:17

Farewell, the Ghost of MrsDeVere...

Put some chilli seeds in his shower gel from me.

fromparistoberlin Fri 04-Oct-13 13:33:02

I have to say I kind of forgot about that MN campaign, and I am glad to have been reminded

I couldn't give a shit about trolley issue either way, but sometimes its good to have a little "injection" and reminder.

Chylesi-mae, snurk

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