Turning Gen Me into Gen You

Practical tips for living a joy filled life and amazing interviews with people who do.

A year long experiment in ridding children of youth entitlement, laziness, and selfishness. “I believe in you so I am going to make you work!” is what Kay Wills Wyma, author of Cleaning House, has learned children need to hear. Cleaning House began when self-described enabling mother Kay Wills Wyma kicked off an unusual one-year experiment to introduce her five children to the basic tasks of independence. Today Kay shares ■What is the real message we send to children when we do everything for them ■The surprising tip that worked (and what did not work) in motivating her kids ■How to change whiney, complaining kids into happy helpers in half an hour