As I’m sure you know, Chuck E. Cheese gets a bad rap for all of the horrible things that happen inside their venues. I’m not a huge fan of the place myself, but I know of a lot of parents who would rather jump off a cliff then spend their afternoons with their children there. It might be the over stimulation, the food, or just the high energy of the place, but when it comes to Chuck E Cheese, you either love… or absolutely HATE it.
Blogger Belle Motts of Scary Mommy recently listed her six reasons why she will never step foot into a Chuck E Cheese with her children ever again. And while I definitely agree with most of her points, I can’t help but wonder: if we hate the place so much, why do we still go? Each time I do end up there, the place is PACKED and I’m not just talking about Saturday afternoons here. Is it because our kids beg us to take them there or is it because we have nothing else to do on a rainy weekend afternoon? Either way, Chuck E Cheese is the gift (and the nightmare) that just keeps on giving, LOL.
Here’s just a tidbit of what Belle has to say: