Examples of housework in a Sentence
I got up early and did some housework.
Recent Examples of housework from the Web
The amount of time women and men spent doing housework and childcare was more equal on work days, although women still got slightly less time to relax.
But her grand idea to end the drudgeries of housework never took hold, and by 2002, the cost of running the house had bled her savings dry.
Moms on the lower end of the socioeconomic spectrum do an enormous amount of housework.
In weekly visits over a couple of months, Pednekar gave Ferreira specific tasks to focus on — two hours of housework, then building up to three.
The list: Tidy up and do housework; get water; check the fuel tank and top it off if necessary; check the wood for his dad's steam bath and chop enough for a two-week supply; put everything in order.
After school, there's all the normal chaos of a young family: homework, housework, dinner prep, and chasing lovebirds with a net around the sunroom to get them back in their cage.
How does division of housework and childcare work in your household?
Lorna, despite her own busy schedule, would for this period do my share of the cooking and housework.
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