Each of us has our set of responsibilities -- whether we are at work or at school or at home. We have to get our work done by the end of the day. Of course, office deadlines can be postponed a little. We can come home and relax. However, if one is a housewife (or a househusband for that matter) it is difficult to pack up for the day. There is always something more to be done. The dinner has to be cooked. Dishes have to be washed. Children have to be helped with their homework. There is so much to do.
We cannot neglect a housewife's labor of love. Her day starts in the morning and ends only with bed-time. Talk about long working hours! Naturally, the housewives of the world become irritable and tired by the end of the day.
However, housework need not take up all of one's day. Some short-cuts here, a few quick tricks there, and the housewife can end up with a lot of free time on her hands. Here are some tips for the harried housewife.