02 Jul '11, 8pm

The benefits of living simply with kids: a new article for your wknd reading enjoyment....

The benefits of living simply with kids: a new article for your wknd reading enjoyment....

Despite advertisers’ images of happy children playing with new toys and giddy teens dancing in designer hoodies, the facts are glaringly obvious. Things don’t make us happier. Children seem to understand the “time is money” conundrum. When their parents spend more time away from home earning an income, they have less time to spend with the family. In a nationwide poll of American kids ages nine to fourteen, ninety percent said they’d prefer increased time with friends and family over material possessions. And when asked if they could have one wish to change their parents’ jobs, sixty-three percent said they would like their mom or dad to have a job that gave them more time to do things together. Only thirteen percent wished their parents made more money.

Full article: http://www.naturallifemagazine.com/1108/frugal_kids.htm

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