At what age can a child set and clear the table?
When can a kid take out the garbage?
Kitchen cleaning chores don't top anyone's house cleaning list - but it sure beats cleaning the bathroom hands-down.
You could always give your kids the option of scrubbing the toilet if they're not in the mood to rinse dishes and put them in the dishwasher.
This guide to kitchen cleaning with kids by age will help keep expectations realistic - and get the kitchen clean in the process!
In addition to cleaning, there are other housekeeping chores in the kitchen.
For those, such as setting and clearing the table, eliminate the "I did it last time" excuse by assigning permanent rotations that are easy to remember, such as odd or even days of the month assigned to each child.