Mom Defies Dad's Veggie Rule on Daughter's Burger 🍔: A Family Feud Erupts!

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It's a classic family dilemma: parents trying to enforce healthy eating habits on their kids. But what happens when one parent takes it too far, and the other decides to defy the rules? In this story, a mom (39 F) and dad (40 M) take their three kids to a local restaurant for a rare treat. Dad, a health nut, insists on adding veggies to their 12-year-old daughter's burger, despite her dislike for them. But when dad steps away, mom swoops in to save the day, sparking a heated debate between the couple. 😱

A Rare Treat 🍽️

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Dad's Health Obsession 💪

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The Burger Order 🍔

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Dad Steps In 🥬🍅

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Emily's Struggle 😢

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Food Sensitivities 🤢

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Dad's Lack of Empathy 😠

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Mom's Sneaky Move 🕵️‍♀️

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Emily's Relief 😊

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Dad Confronts Mom 🤯

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Mom's Defense 🛡️

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Silent Treatment 😶

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Heartbreaking Stories 💔

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Therapy and Tough Decisions 🤔

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Protecting the Kids 🛡️

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Mom's Dilemma: To Veggie or Not to Veggie? 🥗

Caught between her husband's health obsession and her daughter's food sensitivities, this mom takes matters into her own hands by removing the unwanted veggies from her daughter's burger. The sneaky move leads to a heated confrontation between the couple, with dad accusing mom of violating his trust. As the story unfolds, the mom's heart breaks as she reads about others' struggles with food and eating disorders. She now faces tough decisions about therapy for her kids and the future of her marriage. Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🤔

NTA! Husband's control over kids' food can lead to eating disorders 😳

apxlcm | apxlcm

NTA NTA NTA. Setting up unhealthy relationship with food 👎

TheEthicalRoaster | TheEthicalRoaster

🍔 NTA but your hubby is. Tomato is a fruit! Lettuce = meh. Order a side of veggies instead!

FuntimeChris79 | FuntimeChris79

Concerned commenter questions relationship and offers support during difficult time 😔

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"EFF THAT! Insisting on a treat meal containing a food the kid can't stand is just about control and is cruel." 😡

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"NTA. Dad's veggie rule on burger sparks family feud 🍔"

Ducky818 | Ducky818

Parental conflict over kids' food choices: ESH, but consider autism.

KommieKoala | KommieKoala

🍔 NTA. Tomato and lettuce don't magically make burger healthy.

Paragod307 | Paragod307

ESH: Addressing husband's behavior vs teaching daughter to hide

monsteramoons | monsteramoons

Protecting kids from eating disorders 🙏🏻

MelodyRaine | MelodyRaine

NTA: Removing lettuce and tomato made burger enjoyable for daughter 🍔

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Stand up for your child! 🙌🏼 NTA, reconsider your relationship.

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ESH. Mom and daughter bond over food, but dad feels betrayed 😢

revuhlution | revuhlution

NTA. Lettuce and tomato: husband can suck on them 🤪

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NTA, prioritize your children's relationship with food over control. 🙏

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"NTA. Teaching kids to enjoy veggies is more important 🌽🍏"

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NTA for protecting kids. Consider leaving for their well-being. 🙏

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ESH. Husband's approach is wrong, but OP should have communicated better.

Ok-Wrangler-8175 | Ok-Wrangler-8175

ESH. United front needed. Creative solution for neurodivergent child's nutrition.

emotionalsupportham | emotionalsupportham

Controlling dad's veggie rule sparks family feud 🤪

Alienne8r | Alienne8r

🥬 NTA: Husband's veggie rule lacks nutritional value, prioritizes control. 🍅

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