Responsibilities of Older Kids in Big Families

Marie MacPherson

Excerpt taken from Chapter Three of Mothering Many:

How do the older children feel about taking on so much responsibility with managing younger siblings, and how do the younger ones feel about having to obey the older ones?

Editor’s Note: What a great idea to assign tasks to the youngest child possible! I’m sure my oldest is thankful I’ve been implementing it!

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