Cooking, cleaning, caring for children, sweeping. So, who is responsible for such chores in your family and culture? Is there any expectation that women do these around the house instead of men? Is this changing? Do women put off getting married because they are worried they will have to do everything?
Having a clear understanding of the expectations on both sides before marriage can help avoid contention and problems in a relationship.
Now, tell us who is responsible for one or more of these household chores in your family and culture. Be sure to tell us where you are from so we can understand your culture better:
- cleaning the bathroom
- vacuuming floors
- changing babies' diapers
- washing clothes
- ironing clothes
- washing the dishes