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Not to make DS breakfast

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stella69x Sat 08-Mar-14 10:43:41

He is 14 says he's hungry but doesn't know what he wants. I have made suggestions now he is banging and crashing around in the kitchen. Surely I am not expected to produce a full cooked breakfast just coz he moans.

EatShitDerek Sat 08-Mar-14 10:46:16

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Nomama Sat 08-Mar-14 10:55:25

Leave him to it.

MrsDavidBowie Sat 08-Mar-14 11:05:49

Who cooks teenagers breakfasts?
I certainly don't. They know where everything is.

MammaTJ Sat 08-Mar-14 11:08:00


mrsjay Sat 08-Mar-14 11:08:36

I don't cook my dds breakfast either leave him he won't starve I suspect the banging and huffing will annoy you and then you will feel guilty suck it up and leave him to it grin

stella69x Sat 08-Mar-14 11:17:44

He made his own, didn't make me any thou. I usually make weekend breakfasts but cba today. Week days it's a fend for yourself approach so this is no big deal really just the banging and huffing and puffing got in my nerves

mrsjay Sat 08-Mar-14 11:41:59

oh i cant stand them huffing and puffing it is so dramatic

Supercosy Sat 08-Mar-14 11:47:32

Glad you left him to it. Definitely the right approach. I can't stand that "what do you want?" followed by them saying "Errrrmmmm, Errrmmmmm, Oh, I don't know, what is there......I don't know" Aaaaaarrrggh! As if you want to stand around waiting for their response for 20 mins!

daisychain01 Sat 08-Mar-14 12:38:15

I just say "bagels today?", "weetabix today?" "Pancakes today?"

No choice just get it down your fat neck

DSS knows thats the score!

Cruel woman.

bishbashboosh Sat 08-Mar-14 15:43:39

I get the banging and crashing too

He does this when there isn't what he fancies!

Grunt grunt

Let him grunt to his own

ZingSweetMango Sat 08-Mar-14 16:10:57

I never give mine breakfast during the week - as in they help themselves to the bowls, spoons, milk & cereal and help the younger ones.

at 14 he should have served you breakfast!wink

BackforGood Sat 08-Mar-14 16:16:06

At 14, what's he doing up before midday ? shock

Chunderella Sat 08-Mar-14 16:48:42

YABU to expect anything like reasonableness from a 14 year old. No, don't cook for him. He'd find something else to complain about if it wasn't the food, so you've saved him the trouble of thinking it up.

JeanSeberg Sat 08-Mar-14 16:52:16

Breakfast for a teenager is at 2pm onwards surely?

ZingSweetMango Sat 08-Mar-14 16:53:31



I almost posted that too!

ZingSweetMango Sat 08-Mar-14 16:53:58

BackforGood even

(blush )

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