Tag Archives: chores

thanksgiving is here

Happy Thanksgiving! Some of you are traveling. Some of you are already at your holiday destination and some of you are celebrating either at your own home or locally somewhere else. Or, if you live outside the US, you’re probably … Continue reading

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how are you doing?

For some of you, school just started this week. For us, school has been going for what seems like an eternity already. And it’s only been 2 weeks. Sigh. It’s going to be a long year. So how are you … Continue reading

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great question

Here’s a great question about kids and chores I received over a month ago that I’m just now getting around to answering: Do you do anything to motivate?  Do you threaten?  Punish?  Reward?  Or have you got that machine so … Continue reading

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kids and chores – part 2

How’s it going with your kids and chores? Any changes? Good or bad, funny or sad, I’d love to hear what’s working or not working. Have you tried any of my ideas? Well, here’s a few more ideas to get … Continue reading

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kids and chores – part 1

This is the million dollar question: How do I get my kids to do their chores? Ready for the million dollar answer? OK, you asked for it. You lock them in their room and threaten them with no food, no … Continue reading

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chores – part 3

Ready to move on? I’ve definitely given you all plenty of time to incorporate CHORES – part 1 and CHORES – part 2. Did you do what I challenged you to do? Did you not only make a list of … Continue reading

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still here

No, I haven’t dropped off the planet. I haven’t died and gone to heaven (although I hope that’s where I go when I do die). I haven’t even crawled under a rock lately. And I’m not sick anymore either. I … Continue reading

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