Why our Kids Should do Age Appropriate Chores
Summer break started this week at our house and that means more time than normal for my kids! They get their share of hanging out with friends, swimming at the pool and attending camps, but
Age Appropriate Chores for Kids: Free Printable
Chore list for kids and how to implement a chore system that really works, motivates kids, expandable for any size family, and works for toddlers to teens!
Print Your Own Chore Chart for Kids
If you've been following me lately then you know that I am busy organizing my family. Last week I redesigned our snack and lunch situation in the house. Now it's time for chores. I ask my kids to help around the house all the time. They do most of the time, but we've never really put together a chore chart where they are responsible for specific tasks or domains within the home. Teaching children at a young age to help around the house is the key to develop good habits in older kids. Not…
Chore Charts and the Equitable Household
In just about every shared household, whether boyfriend/girlfriend, husband/wife, boyfriend/boyfriend, girlfriend/girlfriend, or with roommates, there is usually a discrepancy between one person’s preference for household upkeep and another’s. Such is the case with our friends: a happily married couple, with the sort of partnership and respect one hopes with all relationships…except in the department of household chores.