Mom sparks family drama after taking 'day off' from parenting: 'Take time for yourself'

A fed-up mother locked herself in her bedroom to play video games. She went on Reddit’s "Am I the A******" forum to explain what happened between her and her husband. The couple has four children between the ages of 2 and 10. The mother takes care of the children, cooks every meal and does all the household chores. Her husband works from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and doesn’t help with anything. "He told me I didn’t need a break, that it’s easy to do my job". "I ended up screaming that the next day, he is tending to the house and kids and that I was locking myself in our room and playing video games all day". The mother kept her word the next day, angering both her husband and her mother-in-law. Reddit users were on this mother’s side. "If your husband thinks that caring for four kids is ‘not exhausting,’ he can take care of them and the house on his day off!" one user wrote