Caught in the Crossfire: Childcare Provider Accused of Starvation Amidst Family Feud 🍎🍔👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

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In the midst of a family feud, a concerned cousin finds herself in a predicament. She's stepped up to care for her cousin's children amidst a messy divorce, but with a twist. The kids are morbidly obese, a result of their mother's 'keep-them-quiet' junk food strategy. But when she tries to introduce healthier eating habits, she's accused of starving the kids and threatened with Child Protective Services. It's a classic case of 'damned if you do, damned if you don't.' Let's dive into this family drama...🍏🍔👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

A Family in Turmoil 🌪️

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Caught in the Middle 🥪

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The Unwilling Babysitters 👵👴

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Stepping Up to the Plate ⚾

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The Weight of the Problem ⚖️

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The Numbers Don't Lie 📊

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A Healthy Change? 🍏

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The Accusation 🗣️

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The Rebuttal 🛑

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The Threat 🚨

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The Dilemma 🔄

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The Father's Rule 👨‍👧‍👦

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The Final Question ❓

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The Childcare Conundrum: Starvation or Salvation? 🍏🍔👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

Caught in the crossfire of a family feud, our brave cousin finds herself in a sticky situation. She's taken on the role of a childcare provider for her cousin's children, but with a twist. The children are morbidly obese, thanks to their mother's 'keep-them-quiet' junk food strategy. Determined to introduce healthier eating habits, she's met with accusations of starvation and threats of Child Protective Services. It's a classic case of 'damned if you do, damned if you don't.' Now, let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...

NTA. Let her call CPS if she wants (she won't) 🙄

karskipellis | karskipellis

NTA, let her call CPS. 🚫📞 Backfire on her spectacularly.

Hadtosignuptofothis | Hadtosignuptofothis

NTA. Be mindful of their impressionable young minds and food.

mildlyirreverent | mildlyirreverent

NTA. Childhood obesity is neglect. Let CPS see healthy snacks.

LuluLucy- | LuluLucy-

NTA, dare the ex to call CPS and risk losing custody.

Hob-Nob1974 | Hob-Nob1974

Healthy snacks for hungry kids? Fruit and veggie sticks! 🍎🍔

thirdtryisthecharm | thirdtryisthecharm

NTA: Irony of calling CPA is insane. Obese kids = abuse 😱

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NTA, your kindness is commendable! Your cousin's ex-wife is leading the kids towards health concerns. Therapy might help. Keep supporting your cousin! 👍

Origamisteve222 | Origamisteve222

NTA: Childcare provider accused of starvation defends herself against entitled parent 👏

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NTA. Commenter calls out child's weight, suggests CPS intervention.

MsDucky42 | MsDucky42

Healthy snacks for kids: a nanny's suggestion 💚

readergirl33 | readergirl33

NTA. CPS doesn't care about kids going a few hours without food 🙅🏻

AlphaQueen3 | AlphaQueen3

NTA - Shocking weight of child sparks concern and backlash 😱

Kitchen-Ebb30 | Kitchen-Ebb30

NTA. Teaching kids a good diet is crucial 👍

vanastalem | vanastalem

Concerned about child's safety, questioning legality of childcare provider 🤔

SunnySunday2020 | SunnySunday2020

NTA. Protecting children from unhealthy habits. 🙏

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NTA. Comical that she'd call CPS while neglecting her own kids. 🤦‍♀️

KingPnutticua | KingPnutticua

NTA. Turn them in to CPS. Healthy snacks and family walks.

del901 | del901

NTA: Parents blaming cousin for divorce despite her affair confusion

samcca | samcca

Not the a**hole. Let's hear the juicy details! 🥳

BookishPisces | BookishPisces

Report child abuse to CPS! 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

Ichauch13 | Ichauch13

Calling CPS could backfire. Not the a**hole.

aprilmarina | aprilmarina

NTA. Keeping their mother in their life may do more harm than good. Full custody or supervised visitation needed. Calling CPS may help with custody case. 👍

m3gauley | m3gauley

Commenter shocked by child's weight compared to their own

slayythan | slayythan

NTA - CPS will assess diets, she needs parenting classes 👍

laughingsbetter | laughingsbetter

NTA. CPS should be called on neglectful parent for child's health 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

just_call_me_kitten | just_call_me_kitten

NTA, blaming her for their obesity won't help her case 🙅

Different-Peak-8821 | Different-Peak-8821

Protect your property! Call the authorities on trespassers! 🚨

madmadamesmiley | madmadamesmiley

Childcare provider accused of starvation, but commenter defends innocence. NTAH

ArtHobbies4440 | ArtHobbies4440

Call a social worker for help 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

Capylover | Capylover

Obese child sparks concern, calls for child protective services 🚨

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NTA. Cousin's ex is a piece of work, killing kids slowly 👎

angryomlette | angryomlette

NTA suggests fruit-only diet, sparking controversy 🤔

Express_Course_4661 | Express_Course_4661

NTA. Protect yourself with evidence against false accusations. 👍

crystallz2000 | crystallz2000

NTA and CPS would investigate her for her children's obesity 👍

BDThrills | BDThrills

CPS for free childcare? That's a bit extreme, right? 😳

julm22 | julm22

Offer healthy snacks to avoid custody battle accusations 💜

BosmangEdalyn | BosmangEdalyn

Emotional eating: a bad addiction caused by lack of coping mechanisms 😢

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Not the a**hole for standing up against false accusations 👏

Ardara | Ardara

Not the a**hole. What's the story behind this accusation? 🤔

bookshelfie | bookshelfie

CPS might turn it around on her. 👏

spaceygracie12 | spaceygracie12

NTA, CPS will blame her for neglecting their health. 😫

Personal-Wish-7782 | Personal-Wish-7782

"Those poor kids." Heartbreaking situation for the children involved. 😢

Fuck_you_Reddit_Nazi | Fuck_you_Reddit_Nazi

Avoid her toxic mess and good luck! NTA 🙏

dlukeallen702 | dlukeallen702

📞 Call CPS! Excessive weight & eating habits under scrutiny!

ExtinctFauna | ExtinctFauna

Parenting police strikes again! CPS should investigate overweight children.

CaptainGreyH | CaptainGreyH

CPS called over this? Seriously? 😂

Heal_Kajata | Heal_Kajata

Concerned commenter suggests calling social services to report neglect

Powerful-Spot8764 | Powerful-Spot8764

🚨 Report her to CPS, these kids need intervention ASAP!

HouseVelociraptors | HouseVelociraptors

Feeding kids poorly? NTA, but could be considered abuse. 😱

LordofToomay | LordofToomay

Heartbreaking neglect: Childcare provider accused of starving innocent children 😢

Medium-Raspberry1122 | Medium-Raspberry1122

Call her bluff and tell her to do it... 🤷‍♀️

TayLou33 | TayLou33

Engaging solution to distract hungry kids with games and trampoline! 🤩

Purple-Count-9483 | Purple-Count-9483

NTA: Childcare provider accused of starvation amidst family feud

Plenty_Metal_1304 | Plenty_Metal_1304

Overfeeding kids? NTA, but CPS could backfire. 😳

lsp2005 | lsp2005

Shocking weight difference! NTA for expressing concern about child's health.

nifty-shitigator | nifty-shitigator

21yo defends themselves against accusations, seeks urgent assistance 🙏

imadeacctopostonaita | imadeacctopostonaita

NTA, but a sticky situation. Cousin should consult a lawyer 💯

PrincesaNeko | PrincesaNeko

NTA - A justified response amidst a contentious family feud 👏

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Parents' divorce turns into a custody battle with CPS threats

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