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Should kids be paid to do chores?

Should you pay your child to do something that they should already be doing?  No. Let me tell you why.   I understand paying a child for doing something extra, or rewarding them for working hard on something, but I don't think chores should be a part of that list. Learning to be responsible and… Continue reading Should kids be paid to do chores?


Stephanie and the Fruit Flies

An Anecdote Our roommate used to buy bulk fruit, and leave it on the table. Then she wouldn’t eat it, so we would get fruit flies. …Which is disgusting. We tried to ask her politely about 50 times, to please either buy less fruit, or eat her fruit before it got old, or even put… Continue reading Stephanie and the Fruit Flies