Chrissy Teigen has taken to Twitter to ask fellow mums to share their ‘mean kid’ stories, and the results are hilarious.
As well as being a successful model, married to a very talented artist and mother to an adorable little girl, she’s also one of the funniest people on the Internet – but even Chrissy Teigen has bad days as a mum, when it’s more hair pulling than rainbows and unicorns.
On a particularly challenging day, she decided to turn to fellow mums on social media for help, in the form of ‘mean kid’ stories – and of course everyone has at least one…
‘I am having a very rough day and it would help me a lot if any moms would like to share stories of their kids being mean to them,’ Chrissy wrote on Twitter.
What followed is a collection of hilarious – yet very real – stories of children being mean to their mothers because – let’s face it – kids can be very cruel.
‘Last week, my 20 month old offered me a bite of her food. As I went to accept it, she snatched it back & ate it. When I made a sad face she lifted her tiny pudgy fists to her eyes and slowly rotated them while saying “wah wah wah” at me. I just wanted a damn bite of her Mac n cheese and she crushed me,’ one mum wrote.
A second described her son’s reaction everytime she goes in for a kiss: ‘my one year old son tells me no every time I kiss him 😩’ to which Chrissy added ‘Same except I get an added smack to the face’.
Another mum explained how her toddler made an executive decision to ‘cancel’ mums: ‘My 3yo just got right in my face and screamed, “You are over! Mommies are cancelled!’
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If that wasn’t enough, another mum wrote about how her daughter seems to be refusing to say ‘mama’ but has no issue with ‘dada’: ‘My 13 month old says “dada” but every time I ask “can you say mama?” she looks me in the eyes, says “no” very clearly and then laughs’.
And then the mean humour – or just raw honesty – of a four-year-old came out: ‘My 4 year old son asked me why I was putting on makeup and I said “To make me look pretty.” He replied “I don’t think it’s working.”‘ Ouch!
What are your mean kid stories? Let us know in the comments!