Let them labor

Photo by Harli Marten on Unsplash

My son is a gamer. The anticipated release of the Playstation 5 became his mission to acquire. He needed to earn money. I had yard work that needed to be done. We made a deal. He would trade time for money and work towards earning enough to buy the new device.

He started out strong. He worked 3 to 4 hours a day raking leaves, picking up acorns and pitching in on other yard maintenance activities. His goal was to earn enough before the…

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