While there are no set rules on the amount of time a parent can expect his child to do chores, there are generally accepted guidelines about what chores a child can handle based on age and maturity an...
Praise is an essential part of offering regular encouragement to a child who would otherwise find the task of household chores undesirable. It also helps remind children that their contributions to th...
Getting teenagers to do any work around the house can be quite a mission, unless you resort to draconian measures and spankings. But there are ways, some more effective than others, to get them to wo...
Children's hangers are just one idea that can help you get your spirited child motivated to help out around the house. Chores can be a pain for many kids. Spirited children can be especially comba...
Obedience! Remember that term. ‘Obey your elders' was something many of us as kids were constantly reminded about. The concept of obedience belongs to a bygone era when kids were seen and not heard...
Every parent knows the feeling of possibility when they set up a new chore program and the kids get to work. The first days and weeks of a new routine are wonderful: chores get done, kids don't grumbl...