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lilacdoll
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Children Not Doing House Chores?

Jun 20th, 2018, 05:04 AM   #1
 
My children are already grown-ups but they seldom help with our chores. They always hold their phones and in front of the computer. Is it because I have not trained them at their younger age. What's the best advice for children who seldom help and uninterested in home chores?
 
 
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EllieH
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Jun 25th, 2018, 18:44 PM   #2
 
Turn the WiFi off until they’ve done as you’ve asked! Soon get there attention!
 
 

 
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lilacdoll
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Jun 28th, 2018, 03:24 AM   #3
 
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Turn the WiFi off until they’ve done as you’ve asked! Soon get there attention!
LOL...Nevertheless, that's one good idea as long as they are not aware that I turned it off.
 
 
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tinselcat
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Jul 3rd, 2018, 01:58 AM   #4
 
Don't do things for them/charge them rent/give a deadline to move out unless you see some behavioural change.

Also, firstly make clear your expectations to both of them around chores.
 
 
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