Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Double-Time: Housework and Family Time

Published December 2012: Mom.MeScreen shot 2012-12-11 at 11.43.37 PM

Double-Time: Knock Out Housework and Family Time All At Once
These activities will help you complete chores and enjoy your family

Article Excerpt:

For a household to run smoothly, it takes teamwork. Yes, it’s a (very) safe bet that your kids moan and groan when chores are announced, but there are ways to get them energized about that next load of laundry or cleaning project without prompting a tantrum or battle. “Depending on the age of the child, there are a multitude of things you can do to integrate relationship-building time with household responsibilities,” says Maria Marinakis, parenting expert and creator of 10minuteparenting.com. Continue reading

December 12, 2012 Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | , , , | 1 Comment