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who would let a child jump on a couch or bed? Really!


Asked by mommy5409 at 3:16 PM on Oct. 6, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • We don't at my house.. it's too dangerous! They could easily fall off and smack their head on something.

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 3:17 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Mine does it everyday. On both.

    Answer by UpSheRises at 3:17 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • my daughter jumps on our couch against the back, if she gets too wild with it I make her stop.

    Answer by charmd18 at 3:17 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • My BILs and SILs, which is fine with me if their kids do it at home, but boy do they get offended when it happens at someone else's house and the homeowner/family member says something.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:20 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I dont let my husband on the other hand started the bad habbit....he would hold his hands and bounce him in his crib....ugh

    Answer by Shelii at 3:20 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Ah, the fun of jumping on the bed! How I remember the days (and how beds were better built then). Now my boys have the memories of such a joyous time! Even today, we all will bounce (now on a trampoline) cos we feel the exhilaration. I did not put my boys in a dungeon to prevent them from enjoying childhood. :)

    Answer by MaryWolfe at 3:21 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • we wrestle on our bed, and my DS does "big splashes" on us on the bed ALL the time

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 3:21 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I have. I put the mattress ont he floor and told them to go nuts, lol. Then I sat back and watched them do just that. :)

    They aren't allowed to stand up nor jump on my couch or beds with the mattress on them.

    Answer by Memigen at 3:22 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Every once in in a while there is not harm in it. As far as other peoples house...mine have never tried it anywhere else.

    Answer by luckysevenwow at 3:32 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • My kids dont, but my mom used to beat the crap out of us when we did that! lol

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:23 PM on Oct. 6, 2010