This summer I decided to up the expectations for my kids.
For one, it is no longer acceptable to just clear your plate after lunch, leaving it by the sink as you run off to play. Now you must also dump the contents of the plate and load it into the dishwasher!
I taught them all the proper plate positioning for our dishwasher. My 7 year old demonstrating the technique:
I have no idea why I didn't start this sooner!
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