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The Job Jar

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

There’s no way around it: If you want to get serious about keeping on top of household chores, you’re going to have to get your kids involved.

Here are a few tips on getting your own family work corps up and running:

First, list all of the jobs that need to be done around the house. Then figure out which jobs can be handled by family members of various ages. Children as young as 3, for example, can help with tasks such as matching up clean socks, putting away clean laundry and picking up their own toys. (more…)