We've all heard of parents struggling to discipline their kids, but what happens when a fed-up relative takes matters into their own hands? One woman, tired of her cousin's destructive twins, decided to train them like dogs using M&Ms as rewards and punishments. The results? Surprisingly effective, but not without some serious backlash. 😲🍬
The Babysitting Nightmare Begins
A Promise Made
Destructive Little Devils 😈
M&Ms to the Rescue! 🍫
The Training Begins
Well-Behaved Puppies? 🐶
Family Party Disaster
The M&M Whisperer
Clean Up Duty
Angry Momma Bear
Whose Job Is It Anyway?
A Bittersweet Solution? 🍭
So, our creative babysitter found a way to tame the wild twins with M&Ms, but not without causing a family feud. While some relatives supported her methods, others were concerned about the long-term effects on the children. Did she go too far, or was it a harmless way to maintain order? Let's see what the internet thinks of this sticky situation... 🍬🤔
Training kids like puppies? NTA comment section approves 😂
Disciplining cousin's kids with dog training methods sparks debate 🐶
Training kids with candy? Brilliant and hilarious, but questionable parenting. 🐶
Training kids like puppies? Some agree, others disagree. 🐶
NTA. Clicker training and agility training would be great alternatives. 🐶
27F complains about being forced to attend family gathering during pandemic
Concerned commenter suggests calling CPS to help abandoned nephews. 👨🏻👦🏻
Teaching kids vs. dogs to behave: a comparison 🐶👶
Training kids like animals isn't cute or cool. ESH.
Positive reinforcement for kids = well-behaved puppies 🐶🍬
Commenter calls out party during pandemic, replies deleted
Training kids like puppies? Hilarious! 🤣 NTA.
Training kids like dogs? ESH. But operant conditioning can work.
Rewarding kids for good behavior is fair and effective 👍
Doubts raised on post's authenticity, ESH according to commenters.
Dumping kids unannounced and turning them into puppies? ESH 🤔
Positive reinforcement for kids is like training puppies 🐶🍬
Setting boundaries with an ESH family member's bad parenting 🚫
Reward-based system for kids compared to training a dog. 🍬🐶
Training kids like dogs hurts them. Say no to babysitting.
A comment on the sub's value system, YTA verdict.
Family drama and a superiority complex lead to ESH verdict 🤷♀️
Commands vs treating kids like dogs? Awkward misunderstanding 😑
Taking no BS and standing up for yourself! 💪🏻
Genius OP trains cousin's kids like puppies with M&Ms. NTA 🐶
Commenter advises on parenting and discipline with concern for children 👨🎲
Teaching kids to delay gratification is healthier, NTA.
Praise for a parent trying their best. 👏
Skeptical commenter and reply call out fake story 🤔
Giving kids candy against parents' wishes? YTA and unhealthy 🐶
Mom trained me like a dog with m&ms. NTA wins.
Training kids like animals? ESH. Tragic pandemic consequences mentioned. 💫
Training people like dogs? 🐶 NTA wins!
Discipline needed 💪 Sugar habit not helping 🍬
Is it a hoax? 🤔 Commenters aren't convinced.
Commenter finds situation hilarious, declares not the a-hole.
Train kids like puppies? NTA suggests phasing out reinforcement gradually.
Comment section not feeling the story 😕
Positive reinforcement yields better results than negative reinforcement. 👍
Training kids like dogs? NTA commenter finds success 😂
Babysitter trains kids like puppies, gets hilarious results. NTA approved.