You read that correctly. I am paying them to throw things out. I don't think I can sink any lower in the parenting game at this point.
|I OWN this. I USE it.|
In other words, I know all the tricks and I've been using them for over 20 years.
|Money talks, apparently|
Done. I AM DONE.
Final tally? $13 for Susie, $7.20 for Rachel. This is one heck of a precedent I've set. But in another month (because Larry is at it again), each girl will have her own room (remember? David went to college), and at least I will know whose mess is whose. At least I will be able to shut them in their separate rooms to clean up and not have to hear them bickering over every last pencil and Kleenex. Or, I could just keep the doors to their rooms shut all the time and not deal with it at all until they go to college. Hey, it worked with David. Well, sort of...
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