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[Kids] Will Work for Food?

This article probably doesn't say anything you don't already know. But it is a good reminder that pretty much everyone, even very young kids, covets what they cannot have... even if what they cannot have is a SpongeBob cracker.

The Lure of Forbidden Food

How hard will your child work for food? In an experiment, researchers at Pennsylvania State University gave preschool children the opportunity to “work” for a food reward. All the child had to do was click a computer mouse four times to earn a cinnamon-flavored graham cracker. Read More