Household chores

I Told My Wife She No Longer Has an Excuse to Not Work

I Told My Wife She No Longer Has an Excuse to Not Work
Relationships
3 weeks ago

After the birth of their child, some couples make the decision for the mother to stay at home. This choice is often driven by a variety of factors, including the desire for one parent to provide consistent care and attention to the newborn. Statistics show that only 27% of women continue to be part of the workforce. One man in the net shared the concern that his wife doesn’t want to get back to work after spending two years raising their kid.

I Have Imposed My Mom Strict Household Rules If She Wants to Live Under My Roof

I Have Imposed My Mom Strict Household Rules If She Wants to Live Under My Roof
Family & kids
month ago

They say that a parent’s love is unconditional. However, how healthy is it to fulfill your role as a child and always feel like you have to repay your parents for everything they have done for you? There are some cases, like this Reddit user, where children, when they become adults, must continue to deal with toxic behavior from their parents, which is also not fair.

10 Amazon Household Gems That Work So Well, You’ll Want to Thank Us the Day You Get Them

10 Amazon Household Gems That Work So Well, You’ll Want to Thank Us the Day You Get Them
Shopping
month ago

When household chores become too overwhelming, and you feel they’re draining your energy, it’s time to go to Amazon. Take a look at these 10 household items that will make cleaning and cooking a breeze, saving your precious time and nerves. Measuring cups that never get lost, a cleaning brush with a built-in soap dispenser, and a sink corner net that will catch food scraps while keeping your sink clean are just a few gems you will find in this selection. Don’t miss out on these brilliant problem-solvers while they’re still available!

A Dad Is Criticized for Bathing His Baby While Washing the Dishes

A Dad Is Criticized for Bathing His Baby While Washing the Dishes
Family & kids
2 months ago

Raising a baby is a wonderful but challenging experience. In addition to providing for the little one, parents are faced with the constant balance between caring for the baby and household chores. That’s why, many times, they resort to creative solutions. This father wanted to manage everything on his own, but his ways generated a lot of controversy on social networks.

11 Tried-And-True Cleaning Products That Will Remove Annoying Eyesores From Your House

11 Tried-And-True Cleaning Products That Will Remove Annoying Eyesores From Your House
Shopping
2 months ago

If keeping your house sparkling clean takes much time and energy, try these 11 Amazon gems that will turn challenging household chores into a piece of cake. Say goodbye to stubborn stains, mold, pet hair and bad odors without spending endless hours brushing and scraping. Amazon customers have already tried these items and shared their impressions (supported by awe-inspiring before and after pics) to make your choice easier.

10 Amazon Deals to Save You Literal Hours on Cleaning

10 Amazon Deals to Save You Literal Hours on Cleaning
Shopping
5 months ago

Investing in time-saving products is a must when you’re tired of spending countless hours on mundane household chores and want to spend more time enjoying life. Imagine being able to set up or use a product beforehand and have it do the work for you. It’s a game-changer!Fortunately, there are affordable products that can literally save you from cleaning woes if you use them correctly.

Drew Barrymore Uses a Special Trick to Bond with Her 2 Daughters

Drew Barrymore Uses a Special Trick to Bond with Her 2 Daughters
Family & kids
5 months ago

Drew Barrymore is one of Hollywood’s most celebrated women. From a very young age, she has been actively involved in the entertainment industry and has enjoyed remarkable achievements throughout her career. However, among all her accomplishments, being a mother is the most significant role for her. The star is a mom to 2 daughters with her ex-husband Will Kopelman, and when it comes to parenthood, she has many thoughts and feelings on the matter.

People Say I’m Lazy and Cruel Because I Put My Kids in Boxes to Get Free Time

People Say I’m Lazy and Cruel Because I Put My Kids in Boxes to Get Free Time
Family & kids
5 months ago

As a mom, it can be difficult to find time for yourself amidst the responsibilities of caring for your children and managing the household. However, taking some “me time” is essential for your mental and emotional well-being. Finding ways to get me time with your kids can be challenging, but there are many creative ways to make it happen.

Buy These 8 Weirdly Perfect Discounted Products That Actually Work

Buy These 8 Weirdly Perfect Discounted Products That Actually Work
Shopping
7 months ago

We’ve got some good news — household chores can actually be good for your health. They can lower the risk of mental activity disorders. Exercise and visiting family or friends also work this way. It might be high time to rethink some possible lifestyle changes to make your life even better.You can also make some improvements to your daily routine with these quirky yet practical products. After all, they were invented to bring you joy.

We Compared 5 Vacuum Cleaners From Amazon to Help You Find the One That Meets Your Needs

We Compared 5 Vacuum Cleaners From Amazon to Help You Find the One That Meets Your Needs
Shopping
8 months ago

Life today goes by at an incredibly fast pace, and many of us prefer to spend as little time on cleaning and doing other household chores as possible. The large variety of vacuum cleaners you can find on the market today can satisfy your cleaning needs and help you save your precious time and effort. To make your choice a little easier, we searched Amazon for the most powerful and efficient vacuum cleaners that can meet different needs and preferences. You can use this article as your shopping guide, and we hope we can help you find the best cleaning gadget for your household.

Discover the Secret to a Hassle-Free Life With These 8 Products

Discover the Secret to a Hassle-Free Life With These 8 Products
Shopping
8 months ago

The average person spends about 2–3 hours a day on household chores. That’s almost 20 hours a week, or over 1,000 hours a year. While it’s important to keep our home clean and organized, it’s also important to find ways to make those tasks more efficient. That’s where our list of “must-have” products comes in handy. Whether you’re in the kitchen or in the office, these products will help you tackle your chores with ease. From innovative gadgets to time-saving tools, this list has something for everyone. So sit back, relax, and discover the secret to a stress-free life with these must-have products.

8 Healthy Habits That Help Harrison Ford Stay in Shape at the Age of 80

8 Healthy Habits That Help Harrison Ford Stay in Shape at the Age of 80
People
8 months ago

Many of us remember Harrison Ford for his appearance in blockbusters, whether as the rebel Han Solo in the Star Wars saga or as the adventurous archeologist Indiana Jones in his many adventures, which are now modern classics. This year the actor reached the “eighth floor,” but that is no impediment for him to put his hat back on, grab his whip and go back to face the bad guys in a new Indy adventure. And we decided to learn which habits help him stay strong.

Eva Mendes Believes That Sharing House Chores Is the Key for Kids to Develop Essential Skills

Eva Mendes Believes That Sharing House Chores Is the Key for Kids to Develop Essential Skills
People
11 months ago

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are one of the most private couples in Hollywood. It’s very rare to catch a fact or know something specific about their relationship, but what we do know is that they are meant for each other. The 2 met, fell in love, and have been going strong ever since, and they even have 2 beautiful daughters. Both of them take their jobs as parents very seriously.

My Husband Said He Won’t Help Me With Anything While I’m Pregnant

My Husband Said He Won’t Help Me With Anything While I’m Pregnant

According to research, women aged 25-34 spend 51% more time doing housework than men of the same age. But, the thing is, this gap does not only apply to women without jobs, but also to women who go to work. And while sometimes cooking and cleaning around the house can be satisfying and stress relieving, other times it can be exhausting. One Bright Side reader experienced some tension with her husband after he said that regardless of her being pregnant, she must continue with the usual household work.

10 Things We Do as “Good” Parents That Actually Harm Our Children

10 Things We Do as “Good” Parents That Actually Harm Our Children

Being a parent is something you learn from the moment you hold your baby in your arms, and unfortunately there is no book that explains how to do it, so it is normal that, basically, everyone does whatever they can. In that learning adventure, there may be attitudes and things we do as parents that we think are beneficial for our children, but in reality, they have negative undertones.

What a Lactation Crisis Is and How to Cope With It

What a Lactation Crisis Is and How to Cope With It
Girls stuff
2 years ago

More than 80% of moms breastfeed babies. And most of them face a lactation crisis. This is a hard and stressful period when they have to deal with their kid’s continuous crying, exasperation, and even disappointment in their own parenting abilities.

10 Parenting Tips That’ll Help You Raise More Independent and Confident Children

10 Parenting Tips That’ll Help You Raise More Independent and Confident Children
Family & kids
2 years ago

Raising a child could be compared to a dance: sometimes it is necessary to hold them back, and other times it is better to let them go and give them freedom of movement. When it comes to raising independent and self-sufficient little people, this metaphor is very useful, since, as adults, we must serve as a guide and example for children, while trying not to suffocate them with our criticisms, demands, and fears.

11 Stereotypes That Should Have Stayed in the Past, But Still Hurt Us Today

11 Stereotypes That Should Have Stayed in the Past, But Still Hurt Us Today
Psychology
2 years ago

There is no place for outdated stereotypes in the 21st century, but they continue to hold their strong positions. And there are those who can get hurt by sharp sayings heard from others. The bravest people find the strength to not pay attention to such little things and can relate to the following phrases and principles, which should actually be left in the past, with humor.

At What Age Should Kids Start Doing Household Chores

At What Age Should Kids Start Doing Household Chores
Family & kids
2 years ago

Children who have household chores perform better in their adult life, according to scientists. These chores can even improve kids’ mental health since they get to be involved and feel important. However, each chore should be introduced at a particular age and shouldn’t be used as a means for parents to get some work off their plate. Instead, these chores should be used as a way to teach kids valuable life lessons.

15 Seemingly Harmless Phrases From Parents That Can Echo Into Their Kids’ Future

15 Seemingly Harmless Phrases From Parents That Can Echo Into Their Kids’ Future
Family & kids
2 years ago

The road to our beloved psychotherapists is paved with the good intentions of our parents. In most cases, our mothers and fathers really only wanted the best for us but still, many years later, their adult kids struggle to overcome the consequences of their upbringing. Moreover, a part of them repeats the mistakes of their parents who said the same phrases to their kids that a while back had also been hurt by the same rhetoric.

Now I Know Why Maternity Leave Is Not a Vacation and Why Today’s Moms Are True Heroes

Now I Know Why Maternity Leave Is Not a Vacation and Why Today’s Moms Are True Heroes
Family & kids
2 years ago

It was 30 years ago when any mother whose kids were not hungry and were well-dressed could consider herself good. But today’s society places catastrophically high demands on women with children. Apart from their direct duties, they also have to perform the functions of pediatricians, psychologists, and early development specialists 24/7 for several years and, on top of that, suffer from the feeling of guilt for not being able to reach perfection.

10+ Mistakes in Housekeeping That Harm Both Our Homes and Our Health

10+ Mistakes in Housekeeping That Harm Both Our Homes and Our Health
Home
2 years ago

According to research, women spend 3 times more time on household chores than men. As a rule, they cook food, take care of their loved ones, and, of course, do the cleaning. A tidy house is indeed pleasing to our eyes, but only until the moment we find out that in the process of cleaning and taking care of our home, we make mistakes that can harm not only the objects around us but also ourselves.

12 Signs That Working Hard and Saving Every Penny Won’t Make a Person Rich

12 Signs That Working Hard and Saving Every Penny Won’t Make a Person Rich
Psychology
3 years ago

Some people say that a rich person isn’t the one who has a lot, but the one who has enough. But even from this point of view, not everyone can say about themselves, “I’m rich.” It mostly happens that a person does their best to become rich, but fails. Sometimes, external circumstances interfere, but more often, the problem is with ourselves.

7 Dangerous Messages in Popular Fairy Tales, and Ways to Protect Your Kids From Them

7 Dangerous Messages in Popular Fairy Tales, and Ways to Protect Your Kids From Them
Films
3 years ago

Fairy tales can sometimes send mixed messages. In fact, when Charles Perrault wrote Cinderella, he ended the story with 2, rather conflicting morals. First, that goodness is more important than appearances and second, in a slightly more cynical tone, that things like courage and intelligence are important, but you need a “godmother” or “godfather” to help you get ahead in life. In other words, there’s no greater magic than the power of networking.

20 Reddit Users Shared Their Best Secrets to Make Life Easier at Home

20 Reddit Users Shared Their Best Secrets to Make Life Easier at Home
Home
3 years ago

Cooking, helping the kids with their homework, sweeping and mopping the floor, removing the dust from the furniture, fixing other small details at home... The list goes on, and all of these daily tasks may seem like an exploit on their own, let alone if you have to do them all on the same day. That’s something that is almost unbearable. Thankfully, a few Reddit users were aware of this, and thought it could prove itself useful to share some of their best tips to help you carry the load of those daily tasks. And we have to admit, we really appreciate their gesture.

A Father of 4 Honestly Talks About What Difficulties He Has to Face Every Day

A Father of 4 Honestly Talks About What Difficulties He Has to Face Every Day
Family & kids
3 years ago

Mansur Shangareev, a father of 4 kids, has been writing a parenting blog for several years. He gets inspiration for his numerous posts from his charming daughters Lina and Amalia and his mischievous sons Adam and Asad. We can only envy the mother of this big family, because not every father puts so many household chores and duties on their own shoulders. And he doesn’t consider it to be something special.

Why Parents Who Rage-Clean Kill Their Children’s Self-Esteem

Why Parents Who Rage-Clean Kill Their Children’s Self-Esteem
Family & kids
3 years ago

Some parents want to instill a need for cleanliness and accuracy in their children no matter what, but this can lead to undesirable consequences. There are sad stories in which people who are already adults say that rage-cleaning made their childhood unbearable. But at the same time, the poll shows that for 36% of people, doing household chores is one of the greatest pleasures.