Fri 2 November 2018
They take on the worst kids' shows that have needled their way into our hearts, should children stand for adults on public transport, is it ever okay for your parents and in-laws to interfere in your family life or relationship, and favourite movies you can't wait to show your kids when they're old enough.
The worst kids' show you secretly love
Writer Darren Levin wrote about how his daughter has got him hooked on the reality TV show The Block. A show that, by the sounds of things, he wouldn’t have watched otherwise. What have your kids got you hooked on that you would be mortified if people found out? (much less talk about it on national radio!)
Should children always stand for adults on public transport?
Etiquette coach William Hanson recently tweeted that “children over the age of five should give up (or at least offer) their seats to adults. It’s an essential way to teach them respect for their elders”.
PARENTS: As it’s half term, it’s time to revise etiquette for public transport and your children.👨👩👦👦👨👨👧👧👩👧👦— William Hanson (@williamhanson) October 23, 2018
At busy times, children over the age of 5 should give up (or at least offer) their seats to adults.
It’s an essential way to teach them respect for their elders.🚌🚎🚇
Writer Suzi Catchpole disagrees, saying that it’s an outdated social expectation. Do you agree with Suzi? Or does William have a point when it comes to respecting your elders?
It is okay for your parents or in-laws to interfere in your relationship?
This week on Bride and Prejudice - the new reality romance show, one of the would-be brides parents stepped in to question the relationship. They told their daughter her intended was a gold digger, and that it would damage her future and the future of her children if she went ahead with the marriage. It’s a reality show, so we can take it all with a grain of salt … but is there ever a situation where it’s ok for your parents to intervene in your love life?
Favourite movies you can't wait to show your kids
We all have our favourite films from the G-Rated to those aimed at a slightly older audience. The panel journey into some serious nostalgia territory reliving their favourite movies and TV shows that they can't wait to show their kids when they're old enough.
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