I’ve mentioned before I bought a farm so my kids can learn some life skills. Our garden isn’t completely mature yet, so there isn’t anything to harvest and the chores really aren’t that bad. They collect chicken eggs, feed the chickens, mow the enormous lawn and pasture, as well as many other chores. Sometimes they do these ‘jobs’ willingly but other times they fight me. Especially when it involves them working in the heat, or when they’d prefer to be hanging out with their friends, or sleep, or playing paint ball in the Russian olives, or pretty much anything else.
Tanner my middle son has the privilege of taking out to the curb on trash day. This was a nonissue in our previous house…to continue reading please visit http://www.jolleychronicles.blogspot.com