Helpers

One of the hardest things in a family with many littles is figuring out how to incorporate everyone into the work of the household. It’s not too hard to train the oldest ones but then the littler ones want to “help” and things can get sticky.

This is particularly true when the older children are very clear on the right way to do things. They can quickly get frustrated with the “help” they are receiving and this in turn discourages the littles from trying to help.

Here are a few things I’ve found to help:

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