Dad Handles Daughter's First Period, Ex-Wife Furious 😱

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Divorces can be messy, and co-parenting can be even messier. In this story, a dad who has primary custody of his kids faces a challenging situation when his 10-year-old daughter gets her first period. Despite having grown up with sisters and being well-prepared, his ex-wife is furious that he didn't involve her in this milestone moment. But was he really in the wrong? Let's dive into the story and find out. 😮🍿

Primary Custody Dad 🏠

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Limited Contact with Ex 😶

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Daughter's First Period 🩸

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Preparation and Support 📚

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Offering Female Guidance 👩‍👧

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Sister's Approval ✅

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Ex-Wife's Anger 😡

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Dad's Response 🗣️

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Mother-Daughter Thing? 👩‍👧

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Seeking Validation 🤔

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Dad Steps Up, Ex-Wife Fumes 😤

In this dramatic tale, a dad with primary custody of his kids does his best to handle his daughter's first period. He's well-prepared and even offers her female guidance from his sister. However, his ex-wife is furious that she wasn't involved in this milestone moment, claiming it was a mother-daughter thing. The dad argues that it was a parent-kid medical issue, and he was the one present. So, who's in the wrong here? Let's see what the internet has to say about this heated situation. 🔥📣

Father praised for handling daughter's first period, ex-wife upset 😱

PorQueMeHacenEsto | PorQueMeHacenEsto

Parental responsibility triumphs over ex-wife's irrationality. NTA 👍

WholeAd2742 | WholeAd2742

Period talk isn't a 'mummy-daughter moment'. NTA handled it well.

PeggyHW | PeggyHW

Co-parenting requires communication, even if you don't like it 🤝

Logical_Block1507 | Logical_Block1507

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife unhappy. Commenters support father.

LuvLaughLive | LuvLaughLive

Co-parenting is hard, but communication is key 🗝️

ProfessorYaffle1 | ProfessorYaffle1

Did OP intentionally not tell ex-wife about period? 🤔

Daydream-amnesia | Daydream-amnesia

Dad praised for handling daughter's period, criticized for bashing ex-wife. 😔

Cynnau | Cynnau

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife angry. NTA.

Briarrose1021 | Briarrose1021

Supportive comment on dad's handling of daughter's first period. 👍

AlpineType | AlpineType

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife unhappy 😒

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Co-parenting is important, keeping medical info from ex is not okay

mudbunny | mudbunny

Father handles daughter's period, ex-wife angry. Commenters side with father.

ApprehensiveVideo583 | ApprehensiveVideo583

User calls out OP for not involving daughter's mother. YTA.

MikeDatTiger | MikeDatTiger

Family law attorney calls out both parents for unhealthy behavior.

DerpyEsq | DerpyEsq

Letting daughter decide who to talk to about periods - good idea 👍

shadow-foxe | shadow-foxe

Dad not obligated to inform ex-wife about daughter's period. NTA 👍

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Period talk can be uncomfortable. NTA for keeping quiet.

KitKat_05 | KitKat_05

Divorced dad criticized for handling daughter's period insensitively. Yikes 😱

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Father criticized for not involving ex-wife in daughter's first period.

SnooPeppers3323 | SnooPeppers3323

Dad handles daughter's first period, ex-wife angry. NTA wins.

LiterallyTyping | LiterallyTyping

Co-parenting struggles: Ex-wife angry at dad for not giving heads up

Twisted_Strength33 | Twisted_Strength33

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife overreacts 😑

norismomma | norismomma

Dad handles daughter's first period like a champ 👏

ReviewOk929 | ReviewOk929

Co-parenting fail: Dad explains period to daughter, ex-wife gets furious 😬

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Co-parenting advice: NTA, but communication with ex is important 👍

Snoo1560 | Snoo1560

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife disagrees. NTA wins.

Nalpona_Freesun | Nalpona_Freesun

A heartwarming NTA comment praising a dad's parenting skills 👏

MagicianOk6393 | MagicianOk6393

Divorced dad criticized for not involving ex-wife in daughter's period talk 😔

HappyLifeCoffeeHelps | HappyLifeCoffeeHelps

Supportive comment defending father's handling of daughter's period. 👏

lost_girl1357 | lost_girl1357

Co-parenting win! Dad handles period, mom needs to chill 😊

Crazy-Recover-9951 | Crazy-Recover-9951

Father's handling of daughter's period sparks parenting debate.

Usual_Zone2543 | Usual_Zone2543

Supportive comment encourages daughter's autonomy and comfort in sharing.

kesselbang | kesselbang

Criticism of OP's unnecessary insults towards ex-wife in period story.

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Choosing not to take care of family can be understandable 😐

catbutler27 | catbutler27

Father takes care of daughter during first period, ex-wife upset 😱

Kettlewise | Kettlewise

Single mom praises prepared dad, questions ex-wife's reaction. 👏

Unicorn-Assasin | Unicorn-Assasin

Co-parenting issues arise over daughter's first period. ESH.

ccmsoftball | ccmsoftball

👍 Great dad handles daughter's period, ex-wife upset. NTA.

GlitteringWing2112 | GlitteringWing2112

Father steps up for daughter's first period, ex-wife angry 😤

oldcreaker | oldcreaker

Importance of knowing medical history for daughter's cycle awareness.

PlatformNo934 | PlatformNo934

Divorced dad faces criticism for excluding ex-wife from period talk.

Solid-Technology-448 | Solid-Technology-448

Being a supportive and prepared dad is the priority, NTA. 💪

Jackelberry1992 | Jackelberry1992

Putting his daughter first, NTA despite ex's hurt feelings 👏

CaptainBeverlyPicard | CaptainBeverlyPicard

Supportive comment defends dad's actions, clarifies misunderstanding. 👍

Inevitable-Place9950 | Inevitable-Place9950

Mixed feelings on dad handling daughter's period; both parents at fault.

Notanobody61 | Notanobody61

Dad praised for handling daughter's period, ex-wife angry 😠

BeckyW77 | BeckyW77

Co-parenting advice: Put your kids before your egos. ESH.

Beginning-Fail2580 | Beginning-Fail2580

A comment calling out the dad for excluding the mom during a critical milestone.

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Daughter's period, dad's call. Ex-wife angry. NTA.

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Dad steps up for daughter, Ex-wife's expectations unrealistic 👏

Fluffykins0801 | Fluffykins0801

A supportive comment from someone who wishes their father was this open about periods. The commenter shares a personal story about feeling uncomfortable asking their dad for pads while staying with him. The tone is appreciative and empathetic. 👍

ari950 | ari950

NTA for letting daughter choose who to talk to about period 👏

RobotMustache | RobotMustache

Dad handles daughter's period like a champ, ex-wife not happy 😱

OiWhatTheHeck | OiWhatTheHeck

Breaking gender stereotypes in parenting 👏

Proud-Geek1019 | Proud-Geek1019

Putting the child's needs first is crucial in this situation 👍

Celt42 | Celt42

Dad handles daughter's first period well, ex-wife disagrees 😱

CommonPriority6218 | CommonPriority6218

Single dad handles daughter's first period, ex-wife outraged 🤯

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Father takes care of daughter during first period, ex-wife angry 😤

TammyL8 | TammyL8

Handling daughter's first period - kudos for educating yourself 💪

sharirogers | sharirogers

Sensitive and thoughtful approach to a delicate situation. NTA.

POAndrea | POAndrea

Father's exclusion of ex-wife as a resource for daughter's first period. Soft YTA 😱

Quirky-Manager819 | Quirky-Manager819

Father handles daughter's first period with care and education. NTA.

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Dad handles daughter's first period, ex-wife outraged. Commenter praises dad.

First_Prompt_8407 | First_Prompt_8407

Co-parenting struggles and daughter caught in the middle 😔

CayKar1991 | CayKar1991

Concerned commenter questions dad's attitude towards ex-wife's involvement. YTA 😔

shanbie_ | shanbie_

Refreshing to see a good man step-up to the plate 👏

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NTA dad handles daughter's first period well, ex-wife upset 😱

RoguishCinnamon | RoguishCinnamon

Father's bitterness towards ex-wife hurts daughter's medical issue. YTA 😠

EmpireStateOfBeing | EmpireStateOfBeing

Father handles daughter's first period, ex-wife angry. Commenter supports father.

lensfoxx | lensfoxx

Normalize normal bodily functions. NTA for being a dad.

medicff | medicff

Heartbreaking experience with unsupportive dad. 😢

Niborus_Rex | Niborus_Rex

Co-parenting communication is crucial, but both parents deserve special moments ❤️

Mmm_JuicyFruit | Mmm_JuicyFruit

Dad wins praise for handling daughter's first period like a boss 💪

Less_Squirrel5750 | Less_Squirrel5750

Dad handles daughter's first period like a pro 💪

e22tracey | e22tracey

Mother failed to prepare child for menstruation, dad NTA 👍

RainbowUnicorn0228 | RainbowUnicorn0228

👏 Dad receives praise for handling daughter's first period with care.

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Dad steps up for daughter's first period, ex-wife angry 😱

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Father handles daughter's first period, internet supports his decision. 👏

Ghostwalker1622 | Ghostwalker1622

Daughter's feelings ignored, both parents are the a**holes. 😒

sarab4321 | sarab4321

Empathetic advice for a dad handling daughter's first period 👏

Unhappysong-6653 | Unhappysong-6653

Dad handled daughter's first period beautifully, ex-wife upset 😱

Anxious_Faerie911 | Anxious_Faerie911

Positive masculinity shines through in handling daughter's first period 👏

Apprehensive-Ad4244 | Apprehensive-Ad4244

Father's support during daughter's first period is NTA-approved 👍

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Mom mad at dad for handling daughter's first period. NTA.

Aunt_Anne | Aunt_Anne

Divorced parents' messy situation puts kids in a horrible situation 😢

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