💸 Wealthy Mom Tries to Win Daughter's Love with Lavish Gifts 🎁

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Diply | Diply

Meet our protagonist, a successful 28-year-old businesswoman who's had her fair share of ups and downs. When she was just 18, she gave birth to her daughter Farrah, but decided to let the father, Dave, take full custody. Fast forward to today, she's inherited a fortune and is now trying to reconnect with her daughter. But is her newfound wealth helping or hurting her chances of winning Farrah's love? 🤔

A Difficult Decision at 18

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

No Child Support, No Regrets?

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Success, but at What Cost?

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Inheritance and Regret

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Seeking Happiness

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An Emotional Reunion

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Reconnecting with Farrah

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

The Money Issue

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Gifts and Boundaries

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Custody Agreement Changes

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Conflict Arises

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A Troubling Accusation

stiffmooseman | stiffmooseman

Money vs. Hard Work: Who's Right?

Our protagonist is on a journey to reconnect with her daughter, Farrah, and make up for lost time. But as she showers her with lavish gifts, Farrah's father and stepmother accuse her of trying to buy her love instead of putting in the hard work. Is she really using her wealth to win Farrah's affection or just trying to make amends for her past decisions? Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🍿

Stepmom tries to win daughter's love with lavish gifts 💰💸, but commenters suggest a more collaborative approach. Family therapy may be needed.

Objective-Elephant13 | Objective-Elephant13

Don't try to buy your child's love, it never works 👍

Dcc456 | Dcc456

Wealthy mom tries to win daughter's love with lavish gifts: Soft YTA

No-Cost-2668 | No-Cost-2668

NAH, but new to co-parenting. Needs to revisit approach 👍

SunshineSeriesB | SunshineSeriesB

Advice for a birth mother seeking to build a relationship with her child 🤝

HonestCod7896 | HonestCod7896

Toy jeep for 10yo? Maybe the mom is living vicariously 🚗

PurpleMarsAlien | PurpleMarsAlien

Trying to buy your daughter's love? YTA and disrespectful. 😠

ArbitraryAngelfish | ArbitraryAngelfish

Biological mom tries to win daughter with lavish gifts, gets called out.

JadeMarco | JadeMarco

Co-parenting is important, don't spoil the child with lavish gifts 👍

Primary-Criticism929 | Primary-Criticism929

Navigating different values and economic backgrounds in gift-giving 💫

trfkah | trfkah

Trying to repair relationship with daughter, but money isn't everything. ❤

stacity | stacity

Co-parenting is hard, but sensitivity and counseling can help 💛

Deleterious_Kitten | Deleterious_Kitten

Parenting is more than just tossing money around. YTA 👎

SherbetAnnual2294 | SherbetAnnual2294

Unpopular opinion: NAH for spoiling your child with wealth 💰👧

No-Theme-8598 | No-Theme-8598

Buying love with gifts is not co-parenting. YTA. 🙅

Solid_Quote9133 | Solid_Quote9133

Therapy and respect for boundaries are key to winning love.

Kanibalector | Kanibalector

Mom's lavish gifts are for her house, not her daughter. YTA 👎

plscallmeRain | plscallmeRain

Wealthy mom's gift-giving backfires in custody battle. ESH.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Wealthy mom tries to win daughter's love with gifts. Commenter calls her out for neglecting her child.

Rohini_rambles | Rohini_rambles

Doubting the authenticity of the story 🤔

AliceThrewTheGlass19 | AliceThrewTheGlass19

Parental neglect and lavish gifts don't make up for lost time. YTA 😠

[deleted] | [deleted]

Using money to buy love is disrespectful. YTA. 👎

They_Call_Me_Lesniak | They_Call_Me_Lesniak

Abandoned wealthy mom tries to buy daughter's love with gifts 🎁

Intelligent-Help8946 | Intelligent-Help8946

Biological mom reconnects with daughter, but must respect stepmom's role. NAH 👍

brieles | brieles

🚫 Don't try to buy love with lavish gifts. YTA.

YourCurveAppeal | YourCurveAppeal

Balancing love and gifts is key to maintaining family harmony.

datenkiller_deluxe | datenkiller_deluxe

Entering her life after giving her up, YTA for not consulting.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Regrets won't fix the damage. YTA for trying to buy love 👎

EZCarter040 | EZCarter040

Lavish gifts won't buy lasting affection or a bond 💎

orven84 | orven84

Parent criticized for using daughter as emotional support animal. Yikes 😱

NanaLeonie | NanaLeonie

YTA tries to buy daughter's love with money, ignoring her feelings 😠

The_Ace_Aspie | The_Ace_Aspie

User calls out wealthy mom for only wanting daughter when convenient. 💥


A reminder to a wealthy mom that birth doesn't equal parenting.

PaleHorseRiderX | PaleHorseRiderX

Trying to buy your daughter's affection? YTA according to comment.

Ryan233tiger | Ryan233tiger

Using money to buy affection will backfire. YTA. 👎

trishsf | trishsf

Spoiling daughter with gifts won't make up for being absent. YTA.

[deleted] | [deleted]

OP is advised to sit down with the dad and stepmom for Farrah's sake 👥

Pamless | Pamless

Deadbeat mom tries to buy daughter's love with gifts. YTA 👎

APotatoPancake | APotatoPancake

Money can't buy love 💎, NTA mom's perspective changed.

ClothesQueasy2828 | ClothesQueasy2828

Apologize to Dave and Lydia and discuss things beforehand. YTA 👎

sername12345671 | sername12345671

A comment calls out a deadbeat dad-like behavior. YTA confirmed. 👎

tumepunaroheline1 | tumepunaroheline1

Overbearing stepmom uses gifts to buy love, called out as YTA.

LongjumpingEffect614 | LongjumpingEffect614

Parenting conflict: Commenter calls out selfish behavior with YTA verdict.

cassowary32 | cassowary32

Set limits on gifts and prioritize your daughter's happiness 💛

Reaverbait | Reaverbait

💰💝 Wealthy mom gets support for buying lavish gifts for daughter.

NatblidaKomSkaikru | NatblidaKomSkaikru

Advice to go slowly with gifts to avoid custody battle 🎁

Suzbaru13 | Suzbaru13

More love, more happiness ❤️ Let's focus on the child's happiness 😊

Ok_Emergency_5237 | Ok_Emergency_5237

Don't compete with her parents. Find non-monetary ways to connect. 💰

Psykillogical | Psykillogical

Buying love? YTA can't just shower daughter with gifts. Suggests alternatives.

QuitaQuites | QuitaQuites

Step parents are parents too. YTA for trying to buy love 👎

[deleted] | [deleted]

Absentee mom tries to buy love with gifts, but stepmom suffers.

SpiritualLuna | SpiritualLuna

Suggesting family therapy for a traumatic event. 👨🏻‍👩🏻👨🏻‍👧🏻

LokiChevelle | LokiChevelle

Buying gifts for your child out of love, not to buy affection ❤️

neeksknowsbest | neeksknowsbest

User calls out wealthy mom for abandoning her child for money.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Listen to advice if you want a healthy relationship with child 👥

Steltyshon | Steltyshon

Enjoying parenting and giving gifts, not buying love. NAH.

SmilePile101 | SmilePile101

Expensive gifts without consent? ESH. Step-mom's jealousy adds fuel 🔥

LadyEvenest | LadyEvenest

Mom's guilt-driven gifts backfire, labeled YTA by commenters.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Mixed feelings about the wealthy bio mom's entrance on the scene 😕

MackinawDreams | MackinawDreams

Reuniting with daughter for self-serving reasons makes YTA. 👎

ConfortoblyNumb | ConfortoblyNumb

Mom's lavish gift attempt backfires, labeled YTA by commenters.

RecommendsMalazan | RecommendsMalazan

Regretful mom realizes love can't be bought with lavish gifts 💍

Artistic_Chapter_355 | Artistic_Chapter_355

Buying your child's love with money won't make you a parent 💜

abbyann84 | abbyann84

Parenting is about time, not fancy gifts 💝👩‍👧‍👦

mcogneto | mcogneto

NTA mom tries to make up for lost time with gifts 🎁

Realistic_Bit6965 | Realistic_Bit6965

Consideration for others is key, not just lavish gifts 👍

daloman | daloman

User calls out subreddit bias and labels OP as YTA.

g_mein_d | g_mein_d

Teaching the value of experiences over material possessions. 🏖️

strikkekonen | strikkekonen

Don't put pressure on your child to make you happy 🙏

CalumWalker1973 | CalumWalker1973

Parent criticized for trying to buy daughter's love with gifts 💸

Early_Elk7754 | Early_Elk7754

User questions lavish gifts for 10-year-old and calls out OP's parenting. YTA.

Ok_Pea896 | Ok_Pea896

Absentee mother tries to buy daughter's love with gifts 🎁

B_art_account | B_art_account

Gender bias in the comment section. YTA called out.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Spoiling kids on birthdays is fine, NTA 👏

TheLavenderAuthor | TheLavenderAuthor

Absentee mom tries to buy love with gifts, called out YTA 💰👎

KnuckleMonkey_782 | KnuckleMonkey_782

NAH. The commenter suggests therapy to avoid expectations on relationship.

soldforaspaceship | soldforaspaceship

Mom's lavish gifts can't replace genuine love and effort. YTA.

Inked_yogi | Inked_yogi

👩‍👧‍👦 Wealthy mom learns the hard way that money can't buy love.

luna242629 | luna242629

Co-parenting gone wrong. ESH with wild accusations. 😑

DynkoFromTheNorth | DynkoFromTheNorth

Bio mom advised to respect primary parents and run gifts by them.

elepheyes | elepheyes

Overstepping boundaries and buying love with gifts? YTA confirmed 😠

EffEveryone | EffEveryone

Co-parenting communication is key, YTA for not discussing gift 🎁

hibernativenaptosis | hibernativenaptosis

Good intentions, clear communication, and family therapy recommended. 👍

AmbitiousBasket0 | AmbitiousBasket0

Mother defends herself against criticism for lavish gifts to daughter

murdocjones | murdocjones

Parenting decision, YTA for buying expensive toy without approval 👎

Ok_Entertainer_6017 | Ok_Entertainer_6017

Co-parenting is important, talk to stepmom to find cohesion. 👍

auroracorpus | auroracorpus

Trying to win love with gifts, but NTA according to comment.

ohmeatballhead | ohmeatballhead

Co-parenting advice: communicate and be grateful for the good.

OkYogurtcloset8273 | OkYogurtcloset8273

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