Talk

Advanced search

Do I just go throw out the excess toys and clothes without telling.....

(7 Posts)
trinityrocks Mon 16-May-05 15:25:59

my 5 yr old because I know what means alot to her and I won't throw them out or should I involve her......whixh means that nothing will get thrown out.

collision Mon 16-May-05 15:27:26

Do it a bit at a time or she might notice. My ds is like this and we would end up throwing nothing away. I would not involve her myself!

Mum2Ela Mon 16-May-05 15:27:52

Could you hide the ones for a while and see if she misses them? If she doesn't, throw them away in a couple of weeks time?

Mum2Ela Mon 16-May-05 15:28:30

That shouls read something like ...hide the ones you want to throw out...' !!!

flum Mon 16-May-05 15:28:33

throw em out.

Hermione1 Mon 16-May-05 15:30:13

I'd throw out the ones you think she won't notice perhaps just start at one at a time, see hwo it goes, you can't keep everything forever. I often chuck things out and dd never notices.

serenity Mon 16-May-05 15:31:21

I get rid of broken ones without saying anything, but if there are toys that just aren't being played with or we have a million similar things, I put them in black bags for a couple of weeks and see if they notice they are missing. If they don't get mentioned then they get charity shopped.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now