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... People can have their own opinions just fine it doesn't change the fact that it is totally inappropriate to do this. IMHO, and this is going to upset some, but this is purely laziness on the parents part. ... (15 replies)
... I believe this would fall under the category of the perfect parent and what is the right way of doing things? ... (15 replies)
... You should never ever leave a child unattended in a car, period. No excuses, it was raining, he was sleeping, it was only for a minute. ... (15 replies)

... As far as the keys in the car concern.... I totally agree!!! One thing I have installed in my car, is an automatic keyless start. In the middle of the hot summer, I can start my car while walking to it, and then it's starting to cool down by the time we get there.... ... (15 replies)
... the car deciding to roll. ... (15 replies)
... I have too left my child in the car for a minute or two to run in to some where when he was that age. I didn't want to drag him out in the pouring rain or I just didn't want to drag him out. It was mostly gas stations that I ran into for a minute and I could see him through the window. ... (15 replies)
... oh good grief..... my mom used to leave us in the car for hours while she went for groceries.... so did everyone else's parents back in the day! this whole thing has just become ridiculous! ... (15 replies)
... all day. He remembered when he saw the rescue vehicles at his car. How horrid it was.... ... (15 replies)
... I was thinking the exact same thing as the last poster. What if someone smashed into your car while you were inside. Or what if someone broke the window or jimmied the locks. I am sick just thinking of what could happen in a mere seconds never mind a few minutes. ... (15 replies)
... I agree in some ways, but have had trouble thinking of any bad things that could happen. ... (15 replies)
... I personally didn't leave my children in the car for any reason. I was too scared that even in just a short "minute" too many bad things could happen. ... (15 replies)
... old in the car if is is raining or extremly cold outside to drop off my 4 year old at daycare. She is strapped in her carseat, I am only gone for a minute, the car is locked and I feel like is is better for my baby to be in a warm, locked car than lugged outside in the cold and rain. ... (15 replies)
... You have to think about things such as someone hitting your car with their vehicle, and also someone who has bad intentions and wants to take a child can get into even a locked car fairly quickly. ... (15 replies)
... Always take your children with you when you leave the car. It only takes a second for a child to open the locked doors and get out into harms way. Being strapped in does not mean they will stay strapped when you walk away. ... (15 replies)
... r while i ran into the small convineice store to grab a pop , i could see my kids thru the window and i was in and out of there plus my oldest is 10, when i left the store this old man reamed me and said he was even going to turn me in for neglect i mean he was so mad he was shaking! ... (21 replies)
... When I said "good grief" in my previous post, I wasn't saying that against this question or any of the posts in this board!!! I just read what I wrote and thought it might have sounded ugly.... it wasn't meant to!!! ... (15 replies)
... I agree with the previous posters...it's so not worth it. ... (15 replies)
... Airforcewife this is the third army post we've lived on and by far the strictest! Not only with leaving kids in the car, but children have to be 12 to be outside by themselves and can not be responsible for younger siblings. ... (21 replies)
... ery confused as I said. I think he is highly manipulative. I remember when he left me it was sudden and totally unexpected like this. He also cried and behaved in much the same way. He also turned it around and made it all my fault. He was good at it and I really believed it was me for a long time. ... (7 replies)
... I too, am guilty of leaving my kids in the car for short periods. I often leave the kids in the car if I will only be gone a minute and if they will be in my view because sometimes it takes less time to run in and out than it does to get them out of their seats and back in again. ... (21 replies)




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