Most households have a set of house rules that every of its family members are expected to follow and adhere to.
Whether its ‘No food allowed in the room’, ‘Always wash your dishes after every meal’, ‘No shoes on the sofa’, ‘No swearing’ and so on, household rules gives everyone in the family the knowledge of what behaviours are acceptable in the family.
They help family members achieve a healthy balance between getting what they want and respecting the needs of others. They also help give children and teenagers a sense of safety and security.
What are your household rules? Which ones do you stick to? How do you enforce rules in your home?