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15 Reasons to Stop Driving Your Dry Cleaning around in Your Car

Carissa Howard | Posted 05.20.2016 | Women
Carissa Howard

Want to eliminate your dry-cleaning chore from your to-do list? Using a free pick-up and delivery dry cleaners will save you hours over the course of a month. Find one in your area that offers quality cleaning service, and with the free added convenience of having it picked up and hand-delivered to your front door.

"The Boys in the Boat" Gives Marriage Tips

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 04.20.2016 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

What do you think a great marriage looks like? Spouses enjoying being together, basically in harmony for a lifetime? Or does "happily married" sound ...

How To Cut Down On Housework And Live Your Actual Life

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 04.14.2016 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to housework, most of us are severely overworked. The typical American spends an average 14 hours per week on household chores and task...

Top 3 Organizational Tips for Busy Parents

KidsInTheHouse.com | Posted 03.28.2016 | Parents
KidsInTheHouse.com

It's that time of year again, spring cleaning, and being organized is the hot topic of conversation. Everywhere you look, friends, celebrities and ne...

13 Tips to Maintain Super Mom Status

Rachel Hollis | Posted 03.27.2016 | Parents
Rachel Hollis

As moms we have so much on our plates. We're busy and our family depends on us for a lot of things. That's why I've come up with thirteen ways to make...

Gross Kitchen Habits You're Maybe Definitely Guilty Of

Thrillist | Posted 03.03.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist Respectable humans maintain tidy, shame-free kitchens and under no circumstances let the sink tu...

How to Train the Next Generation of World Changers? Give Them Chores.

Frida Berrigan | Posted 02.26.2016 | Parents
Frida Berrigan

There it was, right next to our places at the breakfast table every Saturday morning. On top of clumpy oatmeal and disgusting miso, we also had to choke down the weekend chore list.

The Best Thing You Can Do For Your Child Is To Make Them Do Chores. Seriously.

Quora | Posted 02.26.2016 | Parents
Quora

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

Making Time For Chores Is Part of Life

Dana Laquidara | Posted 02.10.2016 | Parents
Dana Laquidara

If kids don't partake in any of this while growing up, they won't factor in that they actually have to leave time in their lives to do the stuff of life. Chores. Maintenance. Cleaning it up. Getting it done. Letting them believe that all of this just magically gets done is not serving them well, in my opinion.

Should You Teach Your Children to do Chores?

Liz Cleland | Posted 01.28.2016 | Parents
Liz Cleland

Should you teach your children to do laundry or chores? Young adults do not know how to do their own laundry (not saying every young adult BUT far too many). I do not know whether to laugh or cry?

Here's the Best Way to Solve the Procrastination Problem

Diane Passage | Posted 01.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

The best way to fix your procrastination problem is to address the root of what is preventing you from moving forward with the task. By doing this, you will ease anxiety and stress in addition to gaining a better sense of control.

The Strategic Decision to Outsource at Home

Diane Passage | Posted 01.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

If you're sitting on a never-ending to-do list, give some thought to outsourcing here and there to help lighten the load. Here are some things to consider if hiring help is worth it for you:

Is Marriage Obsolete -- or Evolving?

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 01.13.2016 | Weddings
Marcia Naomi Berger

The old reasons for marrying, by and large, no longer apply. What looks like a current marriage crisis is the result of a widespread lack of understanding for how to create a satisfying 21st century marriage.

Take The 2016 #ChoreChallenge

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 01.10.2016 | Women
Soraya Chemaly

Have you ever talked about what goes on in your own family? Who cooks? Who takes out the trash? What chores boys and girls do? Is it a sore point?

10 Household Chores You Might Be Doing Wrong

Trulia | Posted 11.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

"Let's spend a beautiful Saturday afternoon cleaning the house," said no one, ever. And yet there you are, scrubbing the bathroom when you could be meeting friends for brunch or taking your kids to the playground.

7 Things Successful People Do On The Weekends

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.10.2015 | Healthy Living

Doing piles of laundry, cleaning and finishing up some leftover work assignments. These dreary tasks are not what successful people do on the weekend....

5 Things My Husband Teaches Our Daughter About Working Parents

David Valdes Greenwood | Posted 06.18.2015 | Parents
David Valdes Greenwood

Day jobs notwithstanding, we both dove into hands-on parenting from the start. But as I met other people with infants, I discovered that this was not universal.

An Open Letter To My Kids About Summer

M. Blazoned | Posted 06.18.2015 | Parents
M. Blazoned

Feel free to leave your stuff wherever you want this summer. Half-finished smoothies in the family room? No problem. I got it. Socks in the hall. I'm on it. Dishes in the sink? Keep 'em coming.

WATCH: 'Mom of 15' Reveals Secret to Getting Kids Involved in Household Chores

HooplaHa | Posted 06.09.2015 | Parents
HooplaHa

Are you a busy mom who needs a little advice from a woman with experience? Well, look no further and meet Lyette Reback, Palm Beach, FL-based mother o...

She Pours Coke Into Her Toilet -- You're Going To Freak Out When You See This

LittleThings | Posted 06.01.2015 | HuffPost Home
LittleThings

Cleaning the toilet is one of the most dreaded household tasks. There's nothing glamorous about it, but if you use Coke, it'll turn the messy chore into a simple task.

The Work of Byron Katie, Parenting and Chores

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 05.25.2016 | Parents
Susan Stiffelman

I have tried everything to get my kids to do their chores, but it is a constant battle. Why can't they just do what I ask? Are all kids as lazy as mine?

5 Reasons Doing Dishes, Laundry and Cleaning Could Be Ruining Your Creative Flow

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 05.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Sky Mandala Marcano

I admire all the mothers and fathers who nurture and respect the home by cleaning and organizing. But some of us may benefit from letting go of a few tasks, to then benefit from being creative in other ways.

Tuesday Night Choreplay -- What Really Happens When Men Lean Into Their Housework

Stacey Brook | Posted 06.29.2015 | Women
Stacey Brook

Pour yourself a glass of wine as I sew on all your missing buttons nice and tightly and water the plants until they scream for mercy. Watch me plow through your taxes and plunge into the dog food bag to feed little Sparky.

Can You Win the Chore Wars At Home?

Jennifer Owens | Posted 06.28.2015 | Parents
Jennifer Owens

It's likely not that surprising to hear that women are still doing the majority of what was once called "women's work." That said, it is surprising to see that even in dual-income families where the woman outearns her partner, she's still handling most of the at-home jobs.

How to Get Your Kids to Do Their Chores

Jennifer Breheny Wallace | Posted 06.23.2015 | Parents
Jennifer Breheny Wallace

As with untied shoe laces, with chores I'm learning to take the long-view -- a little short-term pain for long-term gain. I'm also finding that these chores are not just teaching my kids some important life lessons, they're also teaching me, as a parent, how to be a little more disciplined and accountable myself.