The Almighty (Chore) Buck

My daughter turns nine this month.I'm trying to say and/or write that as much as possible because just yesterday I was nine. It’s quite impossible that I am now the mother of someone that old.So I’m here with this nine-year-old little girl. She’s a good one. Always does her homework, respectful, loving, all that.Except for how she NEVER cleans up after herself.Toothpaste in the sink. Clothes wherever they fell off her body. Crumbs. Dishes abandoned on the table. Bed unmade....more