Parent Trapped
Parent Trapped
Jun 17, 2020
W. Kamau Bell Sings Daniel Tiger
21 min

With our nation in turmoil over COVID-19 and protests against systemic racism, the idea of talking about chores may seem frivolous. But most American families are still at home, overwhelmed by laundry, dishes, and dust piling up at unprecedented rates. How do we get our kids to help? Asha Dornfest has some ideas. She's the author of the books Parent Hacks and Minimalist Parenting.

Plus, comedian W. Kamau Bell shares the surprising messages his kids are finding in the shows they're watching on TV. 

After the show:

And we want to hear your tips and suggestions! What are you watching with your kids? Send your stories to, and we might invite you on the show.

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