If you are a stay home mother or a full time housewife you probably feel that you are not as appreciated as you deserve for your efforts and your hard work at home. You probably will be happy to hear that there is a day devoted to the housewife that will make you feel different. November 3 is a day of appreciation for housewives around the world, the day the housekeeper is honored for caring for the house, which is not self-evident.
The source of this day is not clear, but the suspicion is that it was created by a real housewife, someone who felt exhausted and unappreciated, someone who felt that the environment scorned the work of the housewife. Soon her idea stirred up enthusiasm and in various countries (especially in the US) began to mark him as housewife gifts like a spa day, a pampering dinner or anything that would do her good and make her feel how important she is.
Retro pictures from the life of the housewife by Anne Taintor who designs products line such as magnets, mugs, socks and more about the lives of women housewives with humor:
|Anne Taintor funny card (link)|
Some funny quotes about cleaning the house:
There is no need to clean the house at all. After the first four years Dust will not be in worse shape (Quentin Crisp, English writer, 1908-1999)
I think that housework is the reason why a woman should go to work in an office (Heloise Cruse).
My husband and I decided on a fair division of labor in cleaning the house: None of us do it (Dottie Archibald)
Some of the tasks are more like the torture of Sisyphus than housework, with their endless repetition: the clean becomes dirty, the dirty becomes clean, and so on, day after day (Simone de Beauvoir, French and feminist writer, 1908-1986)
Housework is something you do that nobody notices until you don’t do it (Author Unknown).
Thank God for every dirty dish we have in the sink, because it means we're lucky to have something to eat
I believe that every day we have to live as if this is the last day of our lives. That's why you will not find clean laundry. Because who spends the last day of his life in the laundry? (Author Unknown)
The one waiting for the knight on her white horse- it's important to remember that she's the one to clean after the horse
Law of cleaning windows: the dirt is always on the other side.
Our house is clean enough to be healthy, and dirty enough to be happy. (Author Unknown)