Family, Homemaking, Housekeeping, Marriage

The Truth About the 1950’s Housewife

As a traditionally feminine woman who strives daily to perfect that stereotypical image of the 1950’s housewife, I often catch an unfortunate amount of flack from various individuals concerning every aspect of it. But while the points they make are often perfectly valid, thought provoking, and generally not wrong in many cases? They’re usually still irrelevant and show an increasing detachment from the reality of history. Continue reading “The Truth About the 1950’s Housewife”

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Marriage

Marriage Shouldn’t Change Anything About Your Relationship

My Husband and I are coming up on our three year anniversary in March, and I honestly couldn’t be happier with our Marriage; since the moment we signed the Wedding Certificate, however, we’ve been bombarded with a host of questions. Continue reading “Marriage Shouldn’t Change Anything About Your Relationship”

Marriage

Submission Doesn’t Mean Unconditional Obedience

Quite a few articles are cropping up here and there about Traditional Marriage. A disturbing number of them focus on the Wife’s obedience to her Husband, and our submission. I’d be a liar, though, if I didn’t say that many of these articles lately are putting a sour taste in my mouth. Continue reading “Submission Doesn’t Mean Unconditional Obedience”

Marriage

So What if I Walk the Dog More; Setting the Record Straight on Egalitarian Marriage

Over the last few years I have stumbled across a number of articles from Traditionalists and Feminists alike, talking about “Egalitarian Marriage”. In my adventures, there seems to be two underlying trends that I’ve encountered among these articles regardless of who it is writing them: The majority of people talking about Egalitarian Marriage are unhappy with their marriages, and their authors seem to have little idea of what legitimately constitutes an Egalitarian Marriage. Continue reading “So What if I Walk the Dog More; Setting the Record Straight on Egalitarian Marriage”