They don’t do their chores, their bedroom is a bomb site of ‘stuff’, the don’t smile when we come home, they don’t do what we consider to be important and they never do X, they don’t do Y and they will not do Z.
Let’s keep it simple here and look at a stepped approach - we have some rules, we set standards and we then have boundaries...
The stereo-typical view of teens who won’t do chores is all too common– but are we leaving it 13 years too late to engage our teens in chores?
In this series of blog posts, you will find articles that discuss foundational practices in parenting. Not just articles on what we do but why we do what we do for a healthy body and a healthy relationship with others.