Mom goes on strike

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A Canadian mom’s exasperated attempt to teach her young daughters to do their chores has gained her internet stardom and a host of chat show appearances.

Jessica Stilwell (37) and her husband Dylan decided to go on strike to teach their three daughters to take responsibility around the house. The pair let dirty dished pile up and the laundry go unwashed - only cleaning what they had used. Stilwell humorously documented her experiment on her blog Crazy Working Mom: Diary of a mother on the brink of snapping! Her youngest daughter was first to crack on day 4, but it took another two days for all three of her daughters to realise they had created the mess. Click here to read more. 

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