How to survive shopping with kids

Most parents will agree that shopping with kids can be a complete and utter nightmare. Whether your trip involves being nagged about Coco Pops, or peeling a child off the floor after a massive meltdown in aisle nine, it's seldom a fun experience.

So how do parents survive the horror?

Click through the gallery above to for some tried and tested methods from mums and dads who've been there. 

Alternatively, here are three bonus options:

11. Take a "mini-break" (ha ha), shop alone and enjoy it.

12. Send Ryan Gosling to do your shopping for you.

13. Suit up and do it as fast as you can.