Tag Archives: Chores

Alyson Schafer discusses children and chores and the challenge of raising a responsible child

Have you ever pulled your hair out trying to get your children to be punctual, do their chores or finish their school work?  I joined CTV Morning Live in Winnipeg to talk about Raising a Responsible Child. About the Author: Alyson Schafer Alyson Schafer is a psychotherapist and one of Canada’s most notable parenting experts. […]

Allowance Basics

I am often asked:  • When should children get allowance? • How much should they get? • Should it be tied to chores? Here is my reply: 1.  When Do I Start Allowance? As soon as they start demanding and tantruming for you to buy them something.  One solution to that candy bar melt down at the […]