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Parents share 25 funny anecdotes where they realized making kids do chores is a tough nut to crack

Asking kids to complete household chores is not as easy as it sounds and parents know it very well.

Parents share 25 funny anecdotes where they realized making kids do chores is a tough nut to crack
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Convincing kids to tackle household chores is a Herculean task for parents, met with groans and eye rolls at every turn. As a result, they go to great lengths to devise excuses just to avoid doing the work they have been assigned. From claiming sudden illness to saying that they have homework to complete, the list of excuses is endless. Nobody can blame them as well because doing chores is not fun for all. 



 

Many users on X have been sharing the creative responses that they have received from kids who were asked to do chores. Some of them have also shared hilarious anecdotes where they realized that they can work their fingers to the bone but still can't make children interested in chores. Here are 25 of the most hilarious tweets that summarize the playful nature of little ones. 

1. An attempt to make chores fun



 

2. Parents sometimes adopt tricky tactics too 



 

3. Asking genuine questions 



 

4. Kid math 



 

5. Rewriting the rules 



 

6. Nobody wants to do chores 



 

7. Crucial moments of doing a chore 



 

8. Turning off the Wi-Fi 



 

9. Got himself into that one 



 

10. Memories fail when it comes to chores 



 

11. Sometimes it's best to just do it yourself 



 

12. Priorities 



 

13. Sibling delegation 



 

14. Unrealistic goals 



 

15. Chores only happen in fairy tales 



 

16. No idea what he got himself into 



 

17. Outliers do exist 



 

18. Drastic measures to avoid future chores 



 

19. Can't really blame them 



 

20. Dentists can relate 



 

21. No compromises for ice cream 



 

22. One can keep hoping



 

23. All about convenience



 

24. Really high prices 



 

25. Truly frustrating 



 

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