The moral compass of the internet lives on Reddit. Ancient philosophers had scrolls, we have comment trolls and sub-reddit scholars. So, when a recent Reddit user was facing an issue she had as stepmom to a stepdaughter with long, thick hair, people were ready to weigh in.
If you've ever been in a relationship with someone who is still close to their ex, things can get pretty complicated. Add children and co-parenting to that and things can go off the rails rapidly if all parties aren't willing to compromise and communicate. Of course, the first priority should be the happiness and health of the child and adults who are team-parenting should be able to set aside any pettiness or trivial disagreements they may have to put the child first.
This stepmom was conflicted over whether or not she should go behind her stepdaughter's biological mother's back and cut her hair because her husband can't handle brushing it. Let's dive in, shall we?