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How I Got My Husband to Do His Share of the Housework

Yes, men are helping out around the house more—but women are still stuck with most of the planning

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MyMy Mother’s Day was defined by a blue Rubbermaid storage tub sitting ominously in the middle of my closet. It had been there for days. My husband had brought it down…




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Gemma Hartley

Gemma Hartley

Gemma Hartley is a journalist and author of “Fed Up: Emotional Labor, Women, and the Way Forward.”

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