My kids figured out long ago that we have a weakness for books. So they exploit that at every opportunity to extend bedtime, put off cleaning their room, etc. The only saving grace is that they have the same weakness. So, if they want their book, they have to clean their room, brush their teeth, get ready for bed,…
If there’s anything I’ve done as a parent that I’m proud of, it’s having turned “Or you won’t get your book” into a threat.
Don’t miss out on your reading time this Sunday. I hope to see you at iBAM! (see previous post for more detail).