Canadian stylist Jessica Mulroney celebrated the return of her daughter Ivy to school by sharing a sweet video of the five-year-old girl bragging about her new boyfriends, but not everyone thought the playful conversation was cute.
The 38-year-old mother, who is Meghan Markle's best friend, traveled to Instagram on Wednesday to post the clip, which shows a smiling Ivy talking about having three boyfriends.
While many fans thought the video was "adorable", some critics found the conversation inappropriate and criticized Jessica for asking her daughter if she had a new boyfriend.
Converse: Canadian stylist Jessica Mulroney took Instagram on Wednesday to post a short clip of her daughter Ivy talking about having three new boyfriends at school
Too cute: in the video, Ivy, five years old, admits that she does not remember all the names of the children, which caused her mother to joke: "Well, that's the way to do it, girl."
Critics: One commentator criticized Jessica for asking her daughter if she had a boyfriend. "Leave the parenting to the parents and lighten up," replied the stylist.
"Um, so you just started school, then you have a new boyfriend? & # 39; Jessica asks Ivy at the beginning of the clip, which asks her daughter to say: "Um, I think there's one."
After her mother confirms that she has a boyfriend, Ivy thinks about it and says: "Um, no, there are two."
& # 39; There are two? & # 39; Jessica asks, and Ivy changes her mind for the second time.
"I think there are three," he explains.
When the stylist asks what the boys' names are, Ivy admits she does not know.
Seriously: Jessica asked why the woman would assume it was the only conversation she had had with her daughter
Not only: many commentators sided with Jessica and revealed similar conversations they had with their own children
Having fun: By sharing the post, Ivy tagged her husband, Ben Mulroney, and joked in the caption that Ivy is "playing the field"
"Hmm, I do not remember," he says honestly, and the clip ends with the mother cheering for her daughter.
& # 39; Well, that's the way to do it girl, & # 39; she says, giving Ivy a high five. & # 39; Keep coming & # 39;
Considering: Jessica is Meghan Markle's best friend (pictured in 2016), and a fan jokingly asked what Aunt Meghan thought about all this & # 39;
When sharing the publication, Ivy tagged her husband and wrote: "Play in the field." I'm sorry @benmulroney #sochill. & # 39;
In less than 24 hours, the video has been viewed more than 85,000 times, and although many of the comments have been positive, a mother criticized Jessica's parenting skills.
"As a mother of three grown children and a teacher of more than 30 years, I think we should never ask a question like this to our young children," said the woman. & # 39; What about talking about being friends with everyone, especially children who are alone?
"How about we teach our girls and boys what they can expect to have" boyfriends "and" girlfriends "? She added." I think that even if you think it was just for fun, I do not really teach girls to be independent. "
Instead of ignoring the comment, Jessica returned the blow to the woman for embarrassing her while sharing unsolicited parenting advice.
& # 39; You think this [is] the only conversation I've had with my daughter? Why do you suppose that these other conversations have not been had? ", Wrote.
Part of five: Jessica and Ben also have two twin sons of eight, John and Brian
Honor: Little Ivy (right) was a bridesmaid at Meghan's royal wedding with Prince Harry. She and her mother were photographed with Kate Middleton and Princess Charlotte (left) on the big day
& # 39; Leave parenthood to parents and lighten [smiley face emoji]. & # 39;
Many commentators sided with Jessica and revealed similar conversations they had with their own children.
"Our five-year-old girl simply told us that she is" back with her boyfriend "and that" life is very complicated, "one mother explained, while another added:" This is a typical conversation I have with my son of six. years. Too! & # 39;
And a fan joked: & # 39; What does Aunt Meghan think about this? & # 39;
Little Ivy was a bridesmaid at Meghan's royal wedding with Prince Harry, while the twin sons of Jessica and Ben, eight, John and Brian served as a page on the big day.