Chores are a great way to get children to help out and an important element of raising responsible kids. Chores for kids aren't new and neither are sheets that you write their chores down on. However, I found a little twist on chore charts that my kids really love and it actually seems to be working a little better too! I wrote out Chore Cards for kids and they are a great way … [Read more...] about Chore Cards for Kids
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Making children do their own chores is an important part of preparing them for independence. Running a household requires a lot of upkeep and it is only fair that all family members pitch in. There are many benefits of chores a few which include children learning the skills they need to do dishes, wash laundry, and clean a bathroom. A family that does chores together is less … [Read more...] about Making A Chore List For Kids? Homey Chore Checklist App Makes It Easy!
As a parent, do you ever get tired of asking your kids to do the same chore repeatedly and they don’t do it? I’m sure you have gone through this process and it can be frustrating for you and your kids. A great idea to help make doing chores fun is to make a Chore Punch Card (much like a rewards card you can get at a store). Doing chores can be fun when you put a certain number … [Read more...] about The Ticket to Fun Cleaning- Make A Chore Punch Card
This chore chart discussion is sponsored by BusyKid- a fun, free online chore chart for kids. The Value of Chores for Kids I believe in kids having chores. I think it builds character, establishes responsibility, and teaches them a bit about earning, saving, and spending money. It also helps kids understand that they are not just entitled. Chores build self-esteem by … [Read more...] about A Fun, Free Chore Chart For Kids
We believe in having the kids help out to a level that they are able to do so. Sometimes they love helping (cooking, gardening), sometimes not so much (cleaning the toy room, picking up their clothes) but either way we know that it is important for them to learn responsibility. My Job Chart is the free, easy to use, online chore chart and reward system for teaching, … [Read more...] about My Job Chart- Free Online Chore Chart and Reward System
What are some of your favorite childhood memories from the holidays? No matter how many you have or what they are, there is no doubt that at least one revolves around the wonderful food that is prepared and eaten during the holidays. And sometimes, you want nothing more than to pass those cherished memories along to your own children so that they can appreciate those times as … [Read more...] about Letting Kids Help In The Kitchen During The Holidays