Aug. 22, 2022

Ask Margaret: How Do I Get My Kids to Help Keep the House Clean?

Margaret answers a question from a listener who wants to know how to encourage her kids to keep their rooms and the playroom clean.

Each week Margaret or Amy answers a listener's most pressing question. This week Margaret answers listener Jessica's question:

How do you get your kids to keep their rooms clean? What about a playroom? And is it reasonable to take away ALL the toys if they never stay cleaned up?

As a parent of "three non-cleaners," Margaret shares the rules in her house that help keep it reasonably clean.

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