kids doing chores

I Love to Make My Kids Do Chores

Isn't that why we have kids? To make them do all the chores we don't want to do? What other reason is there? I've been all for child labor ever since my kids could crawl. Too bad they didn't come up with those onesie mops you could stick your kid in to clean the floor when my kids were babies. I really … Continue reading I Love to Make My Kids Do Chores

Chores and Today’s Child

Slowly, ever so slowly, I have embarked on a mission to engage my children in domestic housework. I’m not hiring them out or anything. I just want them to participate in the routine maintenance of the household of which they are a part. This is because invariably they will have to start pulling their own … Continue reading Chores and Today’s Child