Dad's Snacktime Showdown: Is He Being Too Harsh on His Daughter? 😳

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Picture this: it's Saturday night, and after a long day at work, a tired dad brings home snacks for his kids. But there's a catch – his 14-year-old daughter always insists she doesn't want any treats, only to cry later when she doesn't have any. Her younger siblings end up sharing their snacks with her, but Dad has had enough. He decides to lay down the law and make her sit in her room during snack time. Did he go too far, or is this just some tough love? Let's dive into the story. 🍿

Saturday Night Snack Routine 🍭

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Daughter's Snack Dilemma 🤔

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Weekly Snack Drama 😭

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Younger Siblings to the Rescue! 💕

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Dad's Frustration Grows 😠

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The Snacktime Showdown 🍫

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Daughter's Shock 😮

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Wife's Disapproval 😒

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Daughter Sent to Her Room 🚪

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Wife's Argument 🗣️

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Dad's Stance 💪

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Family Rift 😞

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Dad's Doubts 🤷‍♂️

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Tough Love or Too Harsh? 🤔

This dad's had enough of his daughter's snacktime antics and decided to take a stand. He's making her sit in her room during snack time, causing a rift in the family. His wife thinks he should just buy her snacks anyway, but he believes she needs to learn to ask for what she wants. Now he's left wondering if he's gone too far. What do you think? Let's check out some top responses from the internet! 📣

NTA. Daughter should ask, but consider buying her own snacks 🤔

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NTA for punishing daughter's entitled behavior, but consider underlying issues 🤔

annrkea | annrkea

Commenters express concern for daughter's behavior and suggest seeking help. 🚨

thievingwillow | thievingwillow

NTA, but maybe try buying double of the snack for everyone 🙂

throwawayj38sld | throwawayj38sld

Possible body image issue, tread carefully and try to understand.

jinxiecat | jinxiecat

Daughter's behavior may need professional help. 🤔👩‍⚕️

4FeetofConfusion | 4FeetofConfusion

Solving snack-sharing drama: buy two snacks for the son.

berngabb | berngabb

Dad struggles to understand daughter's snacktime refusal 😔

bearbear407 | bearbear407

ESH. Power struggle over snacks causing unnecessary family aggravation 😳

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14-year-old's lack of appetite raises concerns. 🤔

FishScrumptious | FishScrumptious

👍 NTA sets consequences for daughter's terrible behavior.

quarkfan4552 | quarkfan4552

Teaching daughter consequences of actions, possible sibling rivalry 👍

FlyGuy1922 | FlyGuy1922

Parenting advice: Punishing may not always be the solution 🤔

Cats-are-better2119 | Cats-are-better2119

Daughter's snack addiction sparks family drama. NTA dad intervenes.

SatelliteBeach123 | SatelliteBeach123

Commenter explains how the dad is punishing his autistic daughter. YTA.

FoolMe1nceShameOnU | FoolMe1nceShameOnU

Daughter's snack responsibility: NTA or too harsh? 😍

Mackymcmcmac | Mackymcmcmac

Commenter suggests underlying issues may be causing daughter's behavior 🤔

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Concerned commenter suggests seeking professional help for daughter's behavior.

LittleRedCarnation | LittleRedCarnation

Teaching consequences and asking for things. Positive parenting wins👍

MacaroonHead5187 | MacaroonHead5187

Snacktime struggles: When to draw the line? 🤔

Amanjd1988 | Amanjd1988

Daughter's communication issue causing snacktime drama 🤔

Ardeerdrp | Ardeerdrp

Engaging snack moderation discussion with INFO request and personal anecdote 🥖

GrassTerrible5262 | GrassTerrible5262

Parenting advice: Be proactive and build trust with your child 👨‍🍳

enbybloodhound | enbybloodhound

Teaching communication skills to a teenager 👍

TheWanderingMedic | TheWanderingMedic

Daughter declines snack but manipulates sibling. NTA dad's handling well 👍

megarooni89 | megarooni89

Redditor suggests seeking professional help for daughter's concerning behavior 🙏

EllectraHeart | EllectraHeart

Daughter's power struggle over snacks: NTA dad is right 👍

lazarus908 | lazarus908

Commenter suggests a better way for dad to handle snacktime 🙌

Aspen_Pass | Aspen_Pass

Daughter throws tantrums for snacks, but is NTA dad too harsh? 🤔

Fearless_Act_6222 | Fearless_Act_6222

Understanding teens is key, don't blame it on long shifts. 🙌

intended-af | intended-af

Engage with your child and offer multiple solutions 👍

The_Fires_Of_Orc | The_Fires_Of_Orc

Parenting advice: Ask what snack she wants, not if she wants one 👍

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Younger siblings mature, 14 y/o manipulates. Stick to plan. 👍

Wonderful-Mission908 | Wonderful-Mission908

14-year-old daughter judged for snack choice. NTA wins.

Jessisan | Jessisan

14-year-old drama queen caught red-handed. NTA dad wins 👏

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Daughter's snack demands: NTA dad faces tough love 😳

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Daughter seeking attention? NTA recommends therapy & teacher conversation. 👍

BryLac | BryLac

Stepdad takes charge to teach daughter decision-making skills 💪

okbutdidudietho | okbutdidudietho

Engaging solution to dad's snacktime showdown with his daughter 😊

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Daughter won't make a list, NTA dad buys only saltenes 😏

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Suggestion to ease daughter's snack time stress 🤔

SugarsBoogers | SugarsBoogers

Setting boundaries with consequences to prevent entitlement 👍

blackstark76 | blackstark76

Teaching responsibility to a 14-year-old. 👍

moondoggie1960 | moondoggie1960

Daughter's independence at 14 sparks NTA response 👏

crustycoconut98 | crustycoconut98

Possible neglect and attention-seeking behavior. NAH. 🤔

potscfs | potscfs

Parenting dilemma: ESH, but dad needs to choose snacks inclusively 😳

Saurus_M | Saurus_M

👍 Setting boundaries with kids is important. NTA handled it well.

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A kind gesture goes a long way 🙏

ranseaside | ranseaside

Commenter calls out dad for harsh treatment of daughter. 😳

batikfins | batikfins

Easy solution: get two of brother's snack. NTA, but handle better 🙂

Raddatatta | Raddatatta

Daughter's snacktime independence earns NTA judgement 👍

Rough_Theme_5289 | Rough_Theme_5289

Dad, NTA, but maybe buy snacks you know she likes 😊

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👍 NTA comment advocates for tough love parenting approach.

Chay_Charles | Chay_Charles

Snacktime solution: get snacks everyone likes, let them self-serve 🍯

LucyLovesApples | LucyLovesApples

Father's snack punishment on daughter is criticized for lack of empathy 😢


Commenter suggests daughter's behavior may be linked to undiagnosed conditions. 🙏

dadameme | dadameme

Parenting advice sparks debate on snack sharing and boundaries 🤔

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Commenter explains why OP is the a-hole for punishing daughter.

Blooming_Heather | Blooming_Heather

Daughter's snack tantrums may lead to future relationship problems. 😳

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