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Daughter Brings Brownie To School, Teacher Has Something To Say About It

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One mom was left in shock after her daughter's teacher sent home a note shaming her for what was packed in her daughter's lunch.

The woman, who has remained anonymous, shared the note with her friend, who then posted it to Facebook.

The note is a pre-written message with a frowny face on it that says "Your child has chocolate slice (equivalent to an American brownie) from the Red Food category today. Please choose healthier options for [kindergarten.]"

The friend added,"My friend (mother of 8 healthy children, what follows relating to no. 7) received this today from her three-year old's kindy. I told her to put in two slices tomorrow and tell them to get lost. Just to throw this into the mix, my friend and her husband both have degrees in health science."

Melinda Tankard Reist, the friend who posted the image, also said, "My friend makes everything from scratch for her kids including bread and serves fresh healthy food everyday. Telling her she can't give her child a treat in her lunchbox when she wants it is hardly the equivalent of pornifying and sexualising children."

Continue reading to find out what people are saying, and whose side they're on.

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