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Do you have friends that always give you advise on raising your kids and yet they don't have any themselves?

So anoying sometimes!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:30 PM on Jun. 20, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Yes it does bother me for a split second, then I tell them "When you have your own children, you will probably end up doing it my way or asking my advice. So let's not burn that bridge okay honey?" Hahaha! The blank stares are totally worth it!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:55 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • i used to laugh my ass off and tell them thanks but when you have kids you can do it your way - when you actually know what you're talking about.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:34 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • Actually, no, my friends who have kids or who don't have kids have never tried to give me any advice. And I don't give them advice,either. It is best to not....
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 7:38 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • My MIL tells me how I should do things and it bugs me. She has never had any kids. She married my hubby's Dad a year after we were married. She thinks if I read these books it will better teach me on how to raise my kids.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:40 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • Yes, I just laugh at them!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:43 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • My sister doesn't have any children but, she has been around me everyday since my children were babies she doles out advice sometimes. I think she is qualified although she has no kids.
    matthewscandi

    Answer by matthewscandi at 7:54 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • no but i have people who had no business having kids in the first place tell me how to raise mine...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:05 PM on Jun. 20, 2010

  • I really don't like when people do that I've had it happen quite a few times but i usually blow them off because most of the time they don't know what there talking about. Its like you almost can't really relate to something until you go through it.
    ItalianMomma2Be

    Answer by ItalianMomma2Be at 12:35 AM on Jun. 21, 2010

  • Yes. I had one very obnoxious one who I stopped being friends with. She was trying to give me daycare advice! Mostly it is my BIL who thinks he knows everything. He is going to have his first soon-- I cannot wait until he realizes every bit of advice has been so utterly unrealistic and wrong. It's going to be great!
    deelite12

    Answer by deelite12 at 3:06 AM on Jun. 21, 2010

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