What age should children start doing chores?
I'm from down south and we taught our boy to mow (cut) the lawns when he was 2 years old. Up until then he had to make his bed and walk the bloodhounds! We lost him at age 3.... the grass was just toooooo long!
In my family, my parents had us helping out as soon as we were physically able and competent. OF course, it started with simple things like dusting or wiping down the coffee tables, but my parents started us working young-- around 6 years old.
My daughter is 2 years old and we're starting to incorporate chores into her routine. We do them together and make it fun. We even sing songs we'll doing them
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