Jobs aren’t always the most fun but they are really, really important. In Episode 87 of Edit Your Life, Christine and I discuss 9 reasons why kids should get jobs, from learning to manage money to gaining the life skills that come with paid work.
Resources mentioned in this episode
- Minimalist Parenting
- Parent Hacks
- Five Reasons Kids Should Work (Boston Mamas)
- 7 Job Skills You Can Prepare Your Kids For Now (Boston Mamas — this post was inspired by our recording of this episode!)
- Sheila Corkery Jewelry (where Laurel made her important purchase)
- Asha’s gorgeous, grown up teens!
- Brave New World Designs (where Christine’s girls help in the studio)
- Edit Your Life Episode 26: How to Get Kids to Do Chores
- Edit Your Life Episode 86: Managing Political Stress
Question Of The Week
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