One night, Tia tried to add spices and herbs to the food, but her stepsisters scolded her. “Don't waste our food by thinking you're some great cook!” Patty said. “Make it the way we say,” Maddy said. “Don't be a show off,” Sue added. For fear their stepmother wouldn't like the food, Patty, Maddy and Sue added more unsuitable ingredients themselves, attempting to fix Tia's mistake.