+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 7 FirstFirst 1234 ... LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 66
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    486
    Thanks
    596
    Thanked
    166
    Reviews
    0
    Yes!! Esp since you just just had a bub they should be bringing food for you guys!

  2. #12
    Eko's Avatar
    Eko is offline Acrobatic Dominatrix.
    Winner 2012 - Most Politically Correct Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    2,837
    Thanks
    1,083
    Thanked
    1,427
    Reviews
    9
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Ah, yes! Especially if they have a young bub!
    I think it's rude to take food to someone elses house and eat it in front of them (unless it's dietary) without checking ahead to see if they want anything. If they say no that's fine but you at least ask.
    But to do it to people with a young baby in the house... Very rude.

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Tenambit.
    Posts
    9,037
    Thanks
    1,564
    Thanked
    2,936
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Obvious lack of manners.

    I presume they don't have children?

  4. #14
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Posts
    6,096
    Thanks
    399
    Thanked
    747
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I didn't think that was rude. I thought that was their way of showing you that they didn't expect to be invited to dinner.

    I'm quite surprised at all the PPs agreeing it is rude. I would never have imagined so.

    ========

    Conversely if you had young children that may complain that they wanted some, then I would've rated it as thoughtless and insensitive, but when the only people in the house are adults and a baby that is too young for take-away food, then no, I really don't see the problem.
    Last edited by sweetseven; 15-06-2012 at 10:16.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to sweetseven For This Useful Post:

    Theophania  (15-06-2012)

  6. #15
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    143
    Thanks
    41
    Thanked
    55
    Reviews
    0
    Another vote for rude here! Does your DP really think that's ok?

  7. #16
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Country WA
    Posts
    7,028
    Thanks
    3,721
    Thanked
    3,432
    Reviews
    13
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Yes, rude rude rude! Either eat it before going in, get enough for everyone or get it after!!

    I mean if you had cooked dinner for just your family and ate in front of guests without offering them any, that would be considered rude. This is no different!!

  8. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Californication For This Useful Post:

    austmum  (15-06-2012),Eko  (15-06-2012)

  9. #17
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    6,723
    Thanks
    3,792
    Thanked
    3,839
    Reviews
    17
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 14/11/14100 Posts in a week
    ooooh good topic. Yes very rude and very inconsiderate.

    We know someone who does this ALL the time. he is DP friend and for some reason thinks it is ok to turn up with a massive load of take away and eat it in front of us (and DD1 who is 7), or worse yet will buy himself and DP and DP only take away on the weekend when DD1 is home. He does not seem to think it is wrong at all and continues to do it cos "he has to eat you know and didnt know anyone else was gonna be here". for crying out loud its a weekend. how could he not think no one else will be home! So whenever he does this DP tries to keep him in the man shed so DD isnt as likely to see.

  10. #18
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    690
    Thanks
    36
    Thanked
    82
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Wow very rude indeed!!

  11. #19
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    2,122
    Thanks
    428
    Thanked
    170
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I think it's very rude. FIL and his DP did that to us once when DD was a baby. They were visiting from interstate and staying with SIL, and he called to let me know they were coming over later and would get some Chinese on the way. I wasn't sure if he meant for all of us or not and didn't want to ask. They took a while so DH and I had a small dinner (so we could either eat with them or not). They turned up with dinner for the 2 of them and ate it at our house. I thought it was very odd. Especially with a new baby, aren't people meant to help you out with dinners then?!

  12. #20
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Mackay
    Posts
    6,281
    Thanks
    809
    Thanked
    2,409
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Yes I think it's very rude!!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Is this rude??
    By bellieellie in forum Issues with Family Members
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: 28-06-2012, 17:11
  2. How rude!
    By Bonkers in forum General Chat
    Replies: 70
    Last Post: 29-05-2012, 09:53
  3. Anyone else rude!!!???
    By Aramat in forum General Chat
    Replies: 27
    Last Post: 10-02-2012, 11:23

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
LCF Fun Languages AustraliaFrench, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian & German lessons for children 0-12 years. Play-based and immersion language ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
IVF babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017pregnancy and babies through IVF
MsIntroductions
Pregnancy test recall!!!Conception & Fertility General Chat
IUI - first time fertility treatmentNon-IVF fertility assistance
IVF babies due June/July/August 2017pregnancy and babies through IVF
Lite & Easy ???Second Trimester Chat
A - Z of baby girl namesGames & fun stuff
Happiness thread.General Chat
A - Z of Baby Boy NamesGames & fun stuff
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›