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  1. Freebies
    The Fun Chore Chart Kids Love, Chores Get Done On Time Every Time - Goalforit
  2. Home and family challenges
    I'm going to put this up for myself,as last year. Things fell apart fairly quickly for me, but having the challenge here did help keep me at it for a bit. Likewise with the "fling things" goal. Because I have SOoooo much stuff, I'll figure that the fling things is a part of this. I felt really...
  3. Question and Answer
    I'm so steamed...again! Dh didn't clean out his lunch tote when he got home. I was just preparing his lunch for tomorrow and found something perishable that he didn't eat today. I can't tell you how much food has been wasted because of him forgetting to refridgerate something he didn't eat...
  4. Home Environment
    i'd like to know what you think of what i have, what i need to add, change or whatever. much of this would be done daily, but some obvious ones are weekly. recommendations welcome. kitchen: dishes, counters, clean table, organize shelves, take inventory of food, clean floor, clean rugs...
  5. General Chat
    So, I have not been able to pound it through my 13 year old sons thick skull for 3 weeks to get his freakin pigsty (also known as his room) cleaned!! So, last night while I was cookin dinner, he came out to see what I was making and I said, "I'm gonna make you a deal of a lifetime"! Of course he...
  6. Family
    Hi all! Thought I'd share the link where I print up our chore charts: There are so many designs to choose from. It's an easy process that lets you create your chart. Dd loves hers each week. :) :cloud9:
  7. Freebies
    Handipoints - Make Fun of Work!. It is free to join and lets you put together chore charts and behavior charts. It is interactive so it makes it fun for the kids. If you kids like virtual pets, like Webkinz, then they might enjoy this too. They earn points for their chores. The points can be...
  8. General Chat
    MIne is laundry. As I write this I am looking at a pile of towels that need to be folded and put away. I dont mind the washing part, it is the folding part and putting away I dont like. So it tends to pile up. I swear there is a laundry fairy sneaking in other peoples towels in with mine.
  9. Home Environment
    I just ran into this site called Chore Wars What would I use it for? Primarily, it's a system to let you measure how much housework people are doing - someone who only seems to do the washing up might actually be putting in a good couple of hours a week, when it's all added up, and the...
  10. General Chat
    I'm finding that I like washing out zip locks less and less....:lol: What about your least fav. thing to do to save money?
  11. General Chat
    does anyone make lists up for the day or weekly what they need to do and want done? I make uo them for 2 days worth at a time for housework, and try to get most of it done in the same day, so the next day incase I have to go somewheres at the last minute or I need a relax afternoon i can take it...
  12. Home Environment
    Spin off from Amy's post :) For me, it's pick up all the toys downstairs. I do it after dinner, but between dinner & bedtime, they always get dragged back out again. It's a self defense mechanism...if I pick them up before going to bed, I won't kill myself on them when I stumble to the coffee...
  13. Home Environment
    My first chore of the day, before doing anything else (except for putting on my glasses so I can see what I'm doing :) ) I make dh's and dd's lunches for the day. What's your first chore of the day?
  14. Home Environment
    Mine is hanging the laundry out on the line. I get to get outside briefly. It's mommys quiet time. plus, my line is right out by a raspberry patch i planted, and right now it is producing handfuls of fall gold raspberries. So i get 'me' time and berries :)
  15. Home Environment
    I can hear it from the kitchen...calling...calling... "I'm full of clean dishes...come empty me, Amy...come empty me!" Although it beckons with the promise of dishes that are clean once more, I cannot, I will not, make the trek to the kitchen to empty that dishwasher. I hate emptying the...
  16. Household notebooks and home manuals
  17. Household notebooks and home manuals
  18. Family
    Who's got 'em?! Our kiddos have had chore charts since before they could read.... I'm sitting here making a new one for them now & was wondering if anyone else does these for their kids..... Anyone?? :smball:
  19. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    What is your least favorite chore? For me, it would have to be washing dishes. I would rather do anything than was I would love to have a dishwasher (whether its electric or human..I don't What do you hate doing in your daily or weekly chores?
  20. Hobbies
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