Mom Refuses to Share Food with 4-Year-Old: Heartless or Justified? 😱

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We all know parenting can be tough, and sometimes we just need a break. But what happens when that break involves a delicious meal and a hungry 4-year-old? One mom found herself in the middle of a family meltdown when she refused to share her food with her little one after a rough day at work. She just wanted to lay down and enjoy her fries, but her husband and daughter had other plans. Let's dive into this family drama and see if the mom was justified in her actions or if she should have just shared her food. 🍟👩‍👧

The Struggle of Sharing Food 🍽️

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A Rough Day at Work 😓

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The Kiddo Wants Mom's Food 🍟

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Tantrum Time 😭

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Husband Steps In 😠

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Can't Mom Enjoy Her Food? 🤷‍♀️

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Fries for the Kiddo 🍟

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Husband's Opinion 🗣️

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Mom's Defense ⚖️

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Both Angry 😡

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Extra Info 📝

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A Family Divided Over Fries 🍟😢

This mom just wanted to enjoy her favorite food after a long, hard day at work, but her 4-year-old daughter had other plans. When she refused to share her fries, a family meltdown ensued, with her husband accusing her of being an a**hole for not sharing. The mom argues that she deserves to have one meal to herself and that they shouldn't teach their daughter that she can always get what she wants. With both parents angry and the daughter in tears, let's see what the internet has to say about this family's french fry fiasco. 🍟👨‍👩‍👧💔

Teaching kids limits and boundaries is important. NTA 👍

likeitsnotyourjob | likeitsnotyourjob

Teaching boundaries early on is important. NTA 👍

paul_rudds_drag_race | paul_rudds_drag_race

Teach your child NO, for your sanity and to avoid raising an a**hole. 😱

IridianRaingem | IridianRaingem

Mom refuses to share food with entitled child. NTA. 😱

whitmoww | whitmoww

Teaching kids about limits and wants with snacks 🍯

booeychuk | booeychuk

Teaching kids boundaries and saying 'no' is important! 👍

toearishuman | toearishuman

Parenting advice: don't give in to tantrums 🤪

reignofash | reignofash

Raising an adult, not a child. Husband should help more. 😊

egmono | egmono

Setting boundaries with kids: NTA for not sharing food 🥑

Immediate-Theme | Immediate-Theme

Husband's tough love approach praised in food sharing dispute 👏

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Teaching your child to expect your food? ESH in this situation 😬

leberkrieger | leberkrieger

Parenting advice: Kids need to learn they don't always get what they want 🙏

the_paradox_lounge | the_paradox_lounge

Parenting struggles: Giving in to a hungry toddler 🤯

rs50541 | rs50541

Mom criticized for not sharing food with 4-year-old. Commenter calls her the a**hole and suggests buying more food.

fullforce_589 | fullforce_589

Mom justified in not sharing food with tantrum-throwing 4-year-old. 😊

here_4_cat_memes | here_4_cat_memes

Parenting is hard for everyone! Bring home extra food 🍕😋

Liz4984 | Liz4984

Sharing is caring, especially with your 4-year-old 😊

isle_of_sodor | isle_of_sodor

Setting boundaries is important. Teaching kids entitlement is not. 👏

zoeyjuly | zoeyjuly

Sibling solidarity in snack-hiding: NTA and pro-tips 😎

ailuropholly | ailuropholly

No negotiation with terrorists! NTA parent sets boundaries 💪

MsBeef | MsBeef

Mom justified in not sharing food with child, husband unsupportive 🙄

rtenderfoot | rtenderfoot

Neighbor's 4-year-old ruined dinner, NTA for setting boundaries. 👍

ErnestBatchelder | ErnestBatchelder

Mom gets criticized for not sharing food with child. 😬

eorcanstan | eorcanstan

Teaching kids boundaries is important. NTA. 👍

scully208 | scully208

Setting boundaries with kids is important. NTA 👏

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Parent shares heartwarming bonding moment with child over fries 🤤

purpleproxy | purpleproxy

Teaching boundaries early on? NTA has a point 🤔

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Setting boundaries is important. NTA, hope you're feeling better! 🙌

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Husband's behavior towards wife and daughter is unacceptable 😠

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Teaching kids entitlement or boundaries? 🤔

MemberMurphysLaw | MemberMurphysLaw

Enjoy your meal without sharing with little vacuum cleaners 😋

Improbablyfromhell | Improbablyfromhell

NTA sets boundaries with daughter, suggests husband do the same. 👍

harlemlovesong | harlemlovesong

Teaching a 4-year-old boundaries: ESH, but good job being consistent 🙌

Eamine | Eamine

Saying no to a 4-year-old? NTA for setting boundaries 👏

BernieTheDachshund | BernieTheDachshund

Parenting struggles: When to share food with kids? 🤔

101217 | 101217

Teaching kids to hear 'no' is important. NTA.

Turritella | Turritella

Teaching kids to accept not sharing is important. NTA 👍

BroadElderberry | BroadElderberry

Teaching kids boundaries and self-care is important. NTA 👏

reddituser2907 | reddituser2907

Teaching kids consent and boundaries is crucial. NTA.

PlatinumRules | PlatinumRules

Teaching kids boundaries: NTA's lesson on sharing food 🥗

beattiebeats | beattiebeats

Setting boundaries with kids is important for respect and appreciation 👍

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Setting boundaries with kids is important. NTA 👍

jobyone | jobyone

Teaching boundaries to kids is important 👍

Tesmarin | Tesmarin

Teaching kids boundaries and respect 👍

APigeonCalls | APigeonCalls

Spouse undermines authority and teaches bad habits. NTA wins.

DesiArcy | DesiArcy

Parenting is hard, but consistency is key. ESH. 😭

4evercreatureteachin | 4evercreatureteachin

Setting boundaries with kids is important. Empathy for hungry spouse.

GrowingApathetic1 | GrowingApathetic1

Teaching kids boundaries is tough but necessary 🙏

Jern92 | Jern92

Husband's selfishness blamed for toddler tantrum over food sharing. 😒

Drea_Alder | Drea_Alder

Stepmom stands up for herself and sets boundaries. 💪

jeanbeanmachine | jeanbeanmachine

Teaching healthy eating habits and boundaries, NTA 👍

vanishplusxzone | vanishplusxzone

OP stands up for herself and is called NTA. 💯

Fluwyn | Fluwyn

Is the mom just trying to spend time with OP? 🤔

DAseaword | DAseaword

Husband prioritizes alone time over caring for toddler. 🙄

scarajones | scarajones

Husband should have kept child entertained, NTA for keeping fries.

reality-bytes- | reality-bytes-

Teaching kids boundaries with food 👍

mowotlarx | mowotlarx

Teaching kids about entitlement and empathy. Good lesson 👍

Calvo838 | Calvo838

Sibling support for NTA who refused to share fries with child 😍

iesharael | iesharael

Teaching kids to handle emotions is important. NTA 👏

truthpastry | truthpastry

Teaching kids boundaries and respect is important 👍

LolliaSabina | LolliaSabina

Teaching kids to cry for what they want? NTA, mom!

SweetPandaCookie | SweetPandaCookie

Encouraging revenge? NTA comment sparks no replies.

Iceman_001 | Iceman_001

Teaching kids boundaries: NTA's lesson on sharing food 👍

Angio343 | Angio343

Teaching kids boundaries: NTA for not sharing food occasionally 👍

nerdymummy | nerdymummy

Setting boundaries for kids at home is important. Be kind.

NorthStarLake | NorthStarLake

Parent admits to indulging in sweets but only if kid eats. 😂

karinaa_2008 | karinaa_2008

Teaching kids boundaries: NTA mom sets healthy example 👍

dourdan | dourdan

NTA but consider child diet book. Seeking parenting advice.

lesmiles248 | lesmiles248

Teaching kids to accept 'no' and not throw tantrums 👏

arcee8 | arcee8

Mom's entitled to her own food. NTA. 👏

capricorn68 | capricorn68

A comment suggests better ways to teach boundaries to a 4-year-old.

ejmnerding | ejmnerding

Teaching kids to share is important, husband needs to change. 👍

Tasty-Box | Tasty-Box

Teaching sharing is important, but easy solution is communication 👍

Rhevarr | Rhevarr

Parent struggles with food-stealing kids, growls at them. 😂

1dumho | 1dumho

Redditors call out selfishness in not sharing food with child. 🤷

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Struggling with saying no to kids, but NTA for setting boundaries 🙏

Jr5189 | Jr5189

Teaching kids boundaries and consequences. NTA 👍

edenflicka | edenflicka

Teaching boundaries early on is important. NTA 👍

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Teaching boundaries to kids is important 👍

Whenitrainsitpours86 | Whenitrainsitpours86

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