A Broom: The gift I wish Santa had given

When the kids were younger I thought it was funny, in an odd sort of way, to buy them a kid's broom and dust pan. I'd see these items in toy magazines and I thought that it was sort of a demeaning toy. Really, what kid would want a broom? Now that I have an official "chore chart' and three older boys who claim that they don't know how to do things. . .I have reformed my way of thinking. Last month I ran over one of our brooms when I pulled into the garage and didn't see the broom off to … [Read more...]