We all know that parenting can be a tough job, but what happens when one parent accuses the other of playing favorites with their children? In this story, a mother of three calls out her husband for being a 'bad dad' to their youngest daughter, Megan, who has different interests than her siblings. While the father is an avid fan of video games, Star Wars, and anime, Megan prefers princesses and Barbies. The mother believes her husband is ignoring Megan's interests and pushing his own onto her. Let's dive into the details of this family drama. 😮
Family of Five: Shared Interests
Dad's Excitement to Share Hobbies
Two Kids, One Interest
Megan's Different Interests
Dad's Struggle with Acceptance
Megan's Turn to Play
Mom Steps In
Mom's Second Thoughts
Update: Will's Apology
Dad Learns a Valuable Lesson
In this emotionally charged family drama, the mother calls out her husband for being a 'bad dad' to their youngest daughter, Megan, who has different interests than her siblings. Will, the father, struggles to accept Megan's love for princesses and Barbies, and the mother believes he's ignoring her interests in favor of his own. After a tense Christmas, the mother confronts Will, leaving him hurt and upset. However, it seems the confrontation may have been the wake-up call he needed, as he later apologizes to Megan and plans a special daddy-daughter day out to see the Frozen musical. 🎭💕 Will this be the turning point for their relationship? Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...
NTA mom calls out dad for favoring son and shaming daughter 👎
NTA calls out dad for favoritism towards other children 😲
Don't be that woman who fixes her husband's mistakes 🙏
NTA mom calls out dad's misogyny and conditional attention to kids 😲
Is dad only playing games with the kids to get attention?
NTA. A calm discussion with husband can improve relationship with Megan 👍
Father's favoritism towards one child is concerning and unfair. 🤔
Mom bravely addresses dad's favoritism towards a child. 👏
Supportive comment: Encouraging parent to accept their child's individuality 👍
Mom's concern about dad's favoritism towards certain children.
Letting children develop their own identity is crucial for self-esteem. 👍
Mom calls out dad for favoritism, commenters agree. 👍
Dad's favoritism causing family tension, NTA calls for change 👍
NTA calls out misogyny in nerdy fandoms, gets support 👏
Truth hurts, but NTA mom calls out dad's favoritism 😊
Empower little girls to like what they want 👸🏼💻. Dad needs to make effort too. 👍
Calling out favoritism and promoting family activities. 👏
Daughter's interests were dismissed, mom advises dad to include her 👍
A heartwarming story of a dad who supported his daughter's interests 😍
Dad plays favorites with his own hobby. Not cool. 😡
NTA warns about marriage warning flag and foundation issues 😔
Dad's favoritism sparks debate: Is he forcing his interests?
Validating a mom's concern for dad's favoritism with Megan 😍
Father accused of bullying child into mini version of himself. 😱
Encouraging kids' interests is key to being a good parent 👍
Encouraging child's interests is important for their development. 👍
Dad plays favorites, makes fun of daughter's game. NTA stands up.
Engaging in outdoor activities: NTA gets helpful advice 🙌
Father's favoritism causes lasting damage to child. NTA.
Mom stands up for neglected child. 👏
Father's favoritism harms all kids, not just the neglected one. 😱
Daughter's mom calls out dad for favoritism, comment supports mom. 👍
Mom calls out dad for favoritism towards daughter's interests 😲
Dad's favoritism is limiting his kids' interests. 😔
Dad's favoritism hurts one daughter, but he's willing to change 🙏
Mom accuses dad of favoritism, commenters side with her. NTA 😊
Parenting debate: Is aggressive approach justified for poor behavior? 🤔
Mom calls out dad for favoritism, commenters agree he's wrong. 👍
Encouraging response to NTA comment on favoritism with helpful advice 👍
NTA. Calling out favoritism and misogyny in parenting. 👏
Daughter seeks bond with dad through video game, but gets ignored. NTA.
Mom stands up for daughter against favoritism, warns of consequences. 💪
Mom defends daughter's interests, calls out dad's favoritism 👏
Dad's conditional love affects all his kids. NTA.
Breaking gender norms for kids' happiness 😊
Supportive comment validates OP's actions, shares personal experience. 👍
Father accused of misogyny and bad parenting. NTA verdict.
Is Maddie pretending to like what dad likes? 🤔
Daughter thanks Megan for calling out dad's favoritism in sports.
Mom accuses dad of favoritism towards one child. 😐
Agreeing with the commenter's verdict. 👍
Short and sweet: commenter declares 'NTA' 👍
Father's favoritism sparks outrage and disrespect towards daughter. NTA.
Mom stands up for daughter against dad's favoritism. 👏 #NTA
Dad's favoritism towards masculine things invalidates daughter's femininity. NTA.
A dad shares how he encourages his daughter's interests. 👨🏻🍳
Harry Potter thread: the ultimate proof in this favoritism debate 🤷♀️
Parenting favoritism addressed, change is possible. 🙌
Mom stands up to dad's favoritism, and she's not wrong 💪
Mom calls out dad for favoritism, comment agrees with mom
Dad's princess dress-up: a fun solution to favoritism 😂