🤯 Sister Tries to Parent Someone Else's Kids - See What Happens!

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Imagine having your childless sister move in with you, only for her to start parenting your kids without your permission. That's exactly what happened to one mom, who found herself in a heated argument with her sister after she couldn't take it anymore. The sister, who lost her own child years ago, was constantly yelling at her niece and nephew, causing tension in the household. Let's dive into this dramatic story and see what led to the explosive confrontation. 😱

The Sister's Tragic Past

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A Generous Offer

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Living Together

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Temporary Arrangements

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The Boys' Behavior

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Sister's Disapproval

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Yelling at the Kids

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The Breaking Point

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Confrontation Time

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The Harsh Response

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Husband's Opinion

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Parents' Intervention

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The Ultimate Question

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A Family Torn Apart by Parenting Disputes

In a whirlwind of emotions, the mom confronted her sister about her constant yelling at her kids. The sister, still grieving the loss of her own child, accused the mom of not parenting properly. The situation escalated, leading to the sister storming out and staying with their parents. Now, the parents are urging the mom to apologize, but she's standing her ground, feeling that her sister was out of line. So, who's in the wrong here? Let's take a look at what people have to say about this intense family drama. 😬

Parenting argument gets heated with low blow about absent child.

gingercandy365 | gingercandy365

Calling out bad behavior, not childlessness, is important. 👏

abhorsen-clariel | abhorsen-clariel

Sister yells at kid, OP brings up dead child. ESH.

ClarkKentWannabe | ClarkKentWannabe

YTA comment: Objected to sister's discipline but went too far. 💥

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Protect your kids! Grief doesn't justify abusive behavior. 👏

Amythist35 | Amythist35

When a childless sister tries to parent someone else's kids 😒

centuryblessings | centuryblessings

Blaming bad behavior on lack of kids = ESH 😑

OilSeeYouL8er | OilSeeYouL8er

Don't use someone's dead child as a weapon in a fight. YTA 😠

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Sister oversteps boundaries, but OP should apologize for insensitive comment.

wildferalfun | wildferalfun

Insensitive comment about deceased child leads to ESH judgement.

wobblebase | wobblebase

Sibling rivalry gets intense over parenting methods. ESH.

GrilledStuffedDragon | GrilledStuffedDragon

Sister's grief leads to inappropriate behavior with your kids. ESH.

progressivelens | progressivelens

Different ideas of acceptable messes and noises caused conflict. ESH.

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Phrasing matters. Calling her out without being insensitive is key. 👍

Korrin | Korrin

Family drama escalates over parenting boundaries. ESH in conflict.

DarianFtM | DarianFtM

Sister's unacceptable behavior towards innocent kids, OP also at fault. ESH 💩

gayforaliens1701 | gayforaliens1701

Compassionate response to sister's behavior, offers tough love solution. 👏

prple_ppl_eater | prple_ppl_eater

Insensitive comment sparks call for apology in parenting dispute. 😕

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ESH. Inappropriate behavior from sister, low blow from OP.

MidnightTL | MidnightTL

ESH, commenter has moral high ground but TA for insensitive jab.

MinionsHaveWonOne | MinionsHaveWonOne

ESH but empathy is key. Apologize for your comment, demand hers.

leafah | leafah

NTA defends against overbearing sister, resulting in positive outcome 🙌

BeardyBeardy | BeardyBeardy

Sister sells home to commenter, yells at kids. Commenter not sorry. 💁‍♀️

Viperbunny | Viperbunny

Respectful response to sister's attempt to parent someone else's kids. 👍

literallyasponge | literallyasponge

NTA. Being a biological parent doesn't make you a good parent 👍

l0calgh0st | l0calgh0st

NTA! You handled it better than I would have 😂

alybuz | alybuz

Becoming a parent is biology, but raising a child is different 🙏

msmozzarella | msmozzarella

Apologies are due all around in this messy situation. 😕

thekingofdiamonds12 | thekingofdiamonds12

NTA points out childless person's lack of parenting expertise.

solo954 | solo954

ESH, but OP should apologize for going for the throat.

stewbugx | stewbugx

NTA defends their parenting and advises sister to seek therapy.

NatureCarolynGate | NatureCarolynGate

Apologize for the insult, but stand firm on parenting boundaries. 👍

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NTA. Sister is overstepping boundaries with your kids. Set boundaries.

MrTubbyTubby | MrTubbyTubby

Internet drama spills into parenting, sister needs therapy. 🤯

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ESH, but empathy is important. Parenting isn't defined by having kids. 👍

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Parenting style clash leads to heated argument with sister.

K8evatis | K8evatis

Support for NTA and criticism of abusive behavior towards children

An_Anonymous_Acc | An_Anonymous_Acc

OP is NTA for protecting their kids from verbal assault 👏

nerdburgger84 | nerdburgger84

Sibling conflict over parenting styles gets heated and abusive. ESH.

IAmMadeOfNope | IAmMadeOfNope

ESH. Parenting someone else's kids is tricky, but shouting isn't okay.

Ajl3791 | Ajl3791

Setting boundaries with family is tough, but necessary. 🙅‍♀️

perhapsnew | perhapsnew

ESH but apology needed for insensitive comment about sister's childlessness.

ShadowRockstar25 | ShadowRockstar25

ESH: Woman insults kids, could have communicated better, hope for resolution.

Ardomir | Ardomir

Misdirected hurt and rage? A heartbreaking explanation for her behavior. 😢

kcboyer | kcboyer

Parenting someone else's kids? ESH, but low blow comment.

Pascalica | Pascalica

Standing up to a controlling sister with damaging behavior. #NTA

Improbablyfromhell | Improbablyfromhell

Abuse and cruelty - ESH in this family feud. ☠️

PrettyClinic | PrettyClinic

Verbal abuse towards children is never okay. Seek professional help. 🙏

nerdburgger84 | nerdburgger84

Sibling rivalry takes a dark turn in parenting dispute. ESH.

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ESH, commenter advises apologizing but standing ground on parenting choices. 🚩

Tardcommander | Tardcommander

Family drama ensues in close quarters. No winners here. 👎

SalannB | SalannB

Overstepping sister gets called out for hitting back at grieving parent.

MrsLoki12Odin | MrsLoki12Odin

Calling out parenting without mentioning child-free status is better. 🤔

AuroraSkye333 | AuroraSkye333

NTA for setting boundaries with childless sister after her abusive behavior.

BallecBird | BallecBird

Yelling is not parenting. It's abusive. NTA comment section agrees. 👍

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Living with sister's family, but ESH. She shouldn't reprimand kids.

Queen_Aurelia | Queen_Aurelia

Parenting boundaries crossed, communication could have been better. ESH 🙅

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Tense exchange between sisters leads to mutual blame game. 😑

TheBabyWerewolf | TheBabyWerewolf

Grieving sister tries to parent, both at fault. 🤷‍♀️

--Waluigi-- | --Waluigi--

Setting boundaries with abusive family member, ESH, suggest seeking help 🚫👥

TexasTeacher | TexasTeacher

Defending your kids is always justified, NTA 👏

Melontine | Melontine

Defending your kids is never a**hole behavior 👏

knewfonewhodis | knewfonewhodis

NTA, but be more tactful. Impact on kids is overlooked. 👍

MLG_KWIK_SKOPXR | MLG_KWIK_SKOPXR

Defending kids from abuse, OP seeks apology from abusive sister.

InvictusLovely | InvictusLovely

NTA for standing up for your kids against your sister's behavior. 💪

Enrichmentx | Enrichmentx

NTA comment calls out weak parents in a no-apology situation 👏

SuccessfulOwl | SuccessfulOwl

Setting boundaries with family when it comes to parenting 👍

JaneDough53 | JaneDough53

NTA commenter defends harsh comment towards abusive sister.

transmothman | transmothman

Sister oversteps boundaries, verbally abuses kids. NTA for confronting her.

McHell1371 | McHell1371

Engaging comment about the unrealistic behavior of a two-year-old.

desgoestoparis | desgoestoparis

Setting boundaries with toxic family members is necessary for everyone's well-being. ✋

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Apologize for the childless comment, but she was out of line 😬

kit_glider | kit_glider

Both parties need to apologize for their behavior. 🤷‍♀️

makeshiftmarty | makeshiftmarty

ESH, but don't let a comment ruin your relationship 🙏

mischiefxmanager | mischiefxmanager

Empathetic comment suggests therapy for triggered sister. 👨‍🎓

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Apologize for crossing the line, but not for being angry 😤

wrosmer | wrosmer

Parenting someone else's kids is tricky. Empathy is key. 👨🏻‍💻

DarlingDareI | DarlingDareI

NTA stands up for child being verbally abused by overbearing sister.

ilovepancakes134 | ilovepancakes134

Defend your kids, but apologize for the low blow. ESH 🤯

BeckyDaTechie | BeckyDaTechie

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