A Fine Mess: How to Put Housework in Its Place
Do you sometimes feel you're losing the battle to keep your home as organised as you would like? As Benjamin Franklin so pithily put it, death and taxes are the only certainties in the world. But Ben forgot to add housework into the equation. It's repetitive, physical, relentless and (I can hear my mother here) thankless, and that will probably never change. But maybe the remedy for housework-generated malaise lies in an attitude shift. Here are some strategies for looking at household chores in different way — with a little humour to help.