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If you are like most women with a family, you are still at work on your "free" time. Time off is not for rest or play, but for trudging up that steep hill of never-ending chores. Housing organization is necessary, but remember as Gretchen Rubin of The Happiness Project says, "The days are long but the years are short!"
How do we master the tricky balance of keeping our sanity while having a reasonably clean and organized home?
Many working women, including "stay at home" Moms, still do more than their fair share of work. Think about this: if someone had to pay for that family maintenance work, the average runs upwards towards $ 100,000 yearly!
Want to see your time? Get some paper and divide the page into three columns. In the first column, list all of the weekly household tasks. In the next column, the approximate time it takes per week. In the third column, who's doing it. Now add up everyone's time, and get delegating!
Even young children can put clothes away, pick up after themselves and help with simple chores. My six year old granddaughter can run the vacuum through the high traffic areas. Encouraging … Read More
photo by Chris Bacarella, Chris Bacarella Photography
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EXPLORE Worthy, Playing with Textures #49 (featuring Rubyblossom) (Art from 2012)
Featured texture with thanks, from Rubyblossom
Thanks to Aegean Prince for the REAL incredible house
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