Were your parents a bit over-indulgent? Did that carry over into adulthood? Are you perhaps wondering why your laundry isn’t done yet? Take this quiz to uncover a potentially very convenient truth: How Spoiled Are You?
Let’s talk about childhood first: Did you live in a “chores optional” home?
Yes and I opted out!
I did chores, but not many
Hah... the only option was to work my butt off!
Did your bad deeds often go unpunished?
I got away with murder... it's true!
My parents went a little easy on me...
No way... I suffered heart-wrenching consequences!
What bad deeds? I was an angel!
Do you ever cook your own meals?
It's a basic skill that I am proud to put to use!
Not if I don't have to...
Eating out is much simpler
Are there any “toys” that you really want right now, but can't have?
Best part of being an adult? Not ever having to wait!
A few... but patience is a virtue!
I'm not much into owning stuff I don't really need
You are having friends over for drinks and hear a glass break in the kitchen. Your reaction?
I rush to make sure everyone is okay, and clean it up myself!
I heave a sigh and head over to help clean it up
I shout out some helpful encouragement from the other room
Huh? Not my problem!
When you hear the word “no”, your first reaction is generally:
To ask again, only louder
To begin negotiations...
To accept it and move on...
What’s the best way to get you to do something you don’t want to do?