Chores, Parenting

Too Busy For Chores

Photo credit: USAG-Humphreys via Foter.com / CC BY I ran across an old article from the Wall Street Journal recently that talked about the fact that many teens have no idea how to do laundry. But what caught my eye wasn’t the fact that many teens have to do their own laundry for the first […]

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Chores

5 New Chore Ideas For January

Photo credit: theloushe / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND It’s the first month of the year, and chances are, you and your family are getting into the swing of things again. School is in session, the weather is probably cold, and the days are short. You and your family is probably spending more time indoors than […]

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Chores

Winter Chore Recommendations

Photo credit: KzAkabueze – ONEin12 / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SA During warm weather months (some of us get less of them than others), it seems like there are all kinds of options for outdoor chores. Everything is green and needs attention in your yard, and in general you are looking for reasons to be outside. […]

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Chores

The Top ChoreMonster cities in the United States

If you like data like we do, (especially chore data), then you’ll get a kick out of this visualization. It shows the top cities in the United States that use ChoreMonster. With over 12 million chores completed on the app, it looks like the hardest working kids are in Salt Lake City, Utah! Congrats to […]

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Chores, Parenting

Modeling Hard Work For Your Kids

When you were growing up, chances are your Dad or Mom modeled hard work for you in some way. You might not have understood it as a child, but the older you got, the more you realized that they not only had a job to do away from the house each day, but made sure […]

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