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'Striking mom' teaches 'disgusting' children a lesson

10/12/2012 11:28am
Many a mom has daydreamed of going on strike one day — no more dirty socks, sticky counters or crumbs ground into the floor. But a Canada mom made her daydreams come true to teach her kids a valuable lesson: she's not a maid; she's a mother.

Prodigal Dad blows it big time

10/12/2012 7:37pm
When I am over my head, I do what any desperate, clever … did I say desperate? … father would do. I get out the leaf blower. I plug it in to the longest extention cord I can find, grab my earplugs, and clean the house one room at a time.