Asalaamu aleikum wa rachmatullah wa barakatuh,
A wise man ones said; “I don’t like sand. It’s coarse and rough and irritating and it gets everywhere” he was right, it does gets everywhere, especially in Egypt. In summer the sand is a nuisance, it gets through the cracks, making your home like the Sahara desert. And I hate cleaning, I always have.
As a kid I didn’t really need to help around the house. Setting the table before dinner and cleaning up afterwards was pretty much all I had to do. But my room was my own responsibility, one I never took very serious. Now I live in Egypt, here the roles between men and women are clearly divided. Men go to their work while women take care of the house and kids.
It’s not just my own room anymore, now I have to take care if our apartment. But I really am a lazy housewife, I want to do as little as possible, so I’ve decided to make a cleaning schedule. Everyday I’ll clean a little, at the end of the week everything is clean. I’ll tell how the first week went.
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