Can a mom do too much for her kids?
After realizing that the mess in her house was never her doing, a mom decided to teach her children a lesson. Yes, Jessica Stilwell, of Calgary, Canada, went on strike. For six days the mother of three girls did no “picking up, tidying, washing, cleaning, clearing, reminding or nagging.”
Stilwell spent the week chronicling her strike, first on Facebook, and then on a blog called Striking Mom, where she wrote, "I realized I was doing my own children a dis-service. I was setting them up for failure. I fear we are raising a generation of young people whose attitudes will be 'What are you going to do for me?"