The Ten Most Common “Rules of the House” Parents Have for Their Kids
A new survey found 54% of parents in the U.S. think they're more relaxed about the rules than their parents were. And only 52% said their kids have a curfew. The most common time is 8:30 PM.
Besides a curfew, here are the ten most common "rules of the house" parents have for their kids:
- Always say "please" and "thank you." 50% said it's a rule in their home.
- Always be kind, 49%.
- Before you can play, you have to finish your homework, 48%.
- Always put things back where you found them, 46%. That's also the #1 rule kids BREAK, according to the survey.
- Clean the table after dinner, 46%.
- Having dinner together as a family, 44%.
- No phones at the table, 41%.
- Help carry the groceries in, 37%.
- No yelling in the house, 36%.
- You can't go to bed angry, 34%.
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