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Do you let your kids drink soda?

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jandra

Asked by jandra at 4:02 PM on Nov. 12, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • No.

    Unless we're in a situation where there is no juice or milk, like a party or something. Then I try to dilute it with a ton of water because my daughter won't drink straight water.
    poptart0325

    Answer by poptart0325 at 4:03 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • Very seldom.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 4:04 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • I don't buy it. It's never in our house. But if we are at someone else's house and it is offered, they can have it. Or at a restaurant.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 4:04 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • I have three kids. Get groceries every two weeks. I get a six pack for them and when it's gone that is it.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 4:04 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • Very seldom.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 4:06 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • sometimes i'll let him have a sip of my husbands from a fastfood restaurant but i dont put it in his sippy cup or anything
    pookipoo

    Answer by pookipoo at 4:07 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • Hardly ever.. Like 2 glasses a week. And they're like 4 oz glasses.
    Blaiden

    Answer by Blaiden at 4:07 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • only when we go out to eat and even then they have a choice and usually choose milk or juice so they might have soda once every coupld of months.
    foxracing43701

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 4:14 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • Only for a special treat. Our youngest girl is behind in speach and will not talk at school to anyone so when good she might get a small glass with dinner but not much cause only 5. The 7, and 9 year old maybe once a week and that is all. If any soft drink it is 7 up.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 4:20 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • No. They get milk or water.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 4:21 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

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