Remember the big four areas of conflict in marriage? My wife reminds me about the fifth one--the division of household labor, aka housework!
I grew up in a family of three boys. (I have no idea how my mother survived! No wonder she gave up after a while!) Her vision of an independent adult male was a guy that knew how to cook, sew, iron and clean. So, she made sure that all three of her boys were well versed in domestic affairs. She included us in all of her cooking, and made sure that we understood how to combine ingredients, follow and then diverge from recipes, and clean up too!... Read More