Apps for Moms: 5 Apps to Get Kids to Help Around the House
Get your kids off the couch and into doing their chores with these apps for moms that turn helping around the house into games, adventures and opportunities for rewards.
- Chore Hero
Put a stop to squabbles over whose turn it is to take out the garbage with this app that make household chore assignments easy-peasy to track. ($2.99 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad)
Kids' jobs around the house become quests and adventures with this role-playing game-y app for moms. ($2.99 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad)
On this app for Droids, we love the household leaderboard that makes it easy to keep track of the whole family's progress. (Free for all Android)
Inspire more helping with positive reinforcement using this app's virtual gold stars. ($3.99 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad)
If you like to make your kids work for their allowance, this app will help you track whether they've earned their weekly "paycheck". ($1.99 for iPad)