When people say that the image of the perfect Housewife is unobtainable, their primary focus is almost always on the expectation that we look good doing it all. Like with doing it all in the first place, though? Looking good while doing it isn’t unrealistic or unobtainable either if it’s genuinely what you want to do. Continue reading “The Unobtainable Image of the Perfect Housewife: 3 (More) Keys to Success”
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”
I hear it time and time again: The image of the traditional housewife is unrealistic and unobtainable for any woman on this planet… But simply put? It’s just not true. Continue reading “The Unobtainable Image of the Perfect Housewife: 3 Keys to Success”
Houses are defined as a buildings for human habitation, especially one that is lived in by a family or small group of people. But one of the largest tasks of any Homemaker goes well beyond keeping a clean living environment: Transforming their beloved dwelling from a simple house to a real home.
Continue reading “What Makes a House a Home?”
“A 1950′s Housewife: Marriage and Homemaking in the 1950’s” authored by Sheila Hardy Continue reading “Reviewing: A 1950′s Housewife”