chores

  1. Monday Mom Challenge

    Monday Mom challenge: Share the household load

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    Crazy-busy, that’s how you describe it to friends. Your family is crazy-busy with school and sports and work and church and other...
  2. Baby & Toddler

    How to get housework done with a newborn baby

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    When your bundle of joy arrives, it may seem like the housework is the last priority on your list. But you don't have to choose...
  3. School Age Kids

    20 age-appropriate chores

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    While some children are more eager than others to help out around the house, giving your kids chores helps teach them responsibility...
  4. Cleaning How-tos

    How to make a weekly cleaning schedule

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    No one wants to get stuck with all of the cleaning duties around the house, which is why creating a weekly cleaning schedule is so...
  5. Teen Behavior

    Teens and chores

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    Does your teen have a chore list that he has to complete every week -- or is it just easier for you to let him off the hook and do...
  6. School Age Kids

    7 Tips for teaching your child responsibility

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    Looking for a way to teach children responsibility? The best lessons can be taught right at home. Whether you’re a reformed...
  7. Parenting How-to

    How to make family chore lists

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    For the average family there are plenty of chores that need to be done, whether they involve mowing the lawn, washing the dishes or...
  8. Super Moms Guide: Cooking & Cleaning

    5-Minute organizing

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    I am not what you could call a neat freak. Not at all . (My friends from real life who are reading this? Stop snorting, please.) I...
  9. Child Development & Health

    Age appropriate chore list

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    Giving kids chores is an important part of teaching them responsibility. But the chores that a preschooler can do are totally...
  10. Super Moms Guide: Cooking & Cleaning

    Getting kids to do chores

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    Tired of running endless loads of laundry and constantly cleaning the kitchen? Kids as young as 6 can make a meaningful contribution...
  11. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Do chores have a gender?

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    My husband and I have never been big on traditionally defined gender roles at home. We both cook, clean, do yardwork, nurture,...
  12. Family Activities

    Teaching kids to do laundry

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    Laundry is one of those never ending tasks. No sooner do you get it all done, folded and put away do you have to do it all over...
  13. Teen Behavior

    Teenagers Suck: Teaching responsibilities and chores

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    How can you teach your teenager how to take responsibility and help out around the house? By channeling your inner teen, of course!...
  14. Organizing & Cleaning

    5 Time-saving cleaning rules

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    Follow our five time-saving cleaning rules to have a neat and organized home that even your mother-in-law will love! With the hustle...
  15. Preschoolers

    Help your toddler develop competence

    Research has shown that toddlers tantrum less and cooperate more when they feel more powerful.