of how proud HE WAS at making this salad for dinner.
Several times in the following days he brought up how good the salad was that he made.
We've been doing better about having the kids help and do chores and its rewarding to see how it makes them feel skilled and useful.
Boy #1 has a strong preference for cooking chores instead of cleaning chores. He will wipe off the kitchen table, though, and all the kids really like doing various stages of the laundry process.