Housewife


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Housewife

A woman who stays home while her husband works to earn a living. Housewives generally are responsible for cooking, cleaning and child-rearing. For that reason, they form a strong demographic for products related to these activities. Housewives are less common today as women have gradually entered the workforce and more households have two breadwinners. See also: Housewife time.
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The 33-year-old Saudi visitor pleaded not guilty before the Dubai Court of First Instance in an earlier hearing and firmly denied accusations that he followed the housewife to an escalator and forcibly hugged her after she had left the Starbucks branch at a residential tower at Dubai Downtown in February 2017.
The housewife admitted in the investigation that she took the newborn from an unknown woman outside a local hospital in April 2007 and took care of him for one year.
It revealed the average housewife spends four hours and 55 minutes each day looking after the children.
Michelle Dunn, a 27-year-old housewife from Saltburn: "I like the fountain ones because they are really pretty."
The story is based on the real-life diaries of a Lancashire housewife persuaded to join in the government's Mass Observation diaries scheme.
The scenes are patently absurd - a stray bullet blasting the whisky bottle from the pensioner's hand, and the housewife taking her baby to a crucial job interview, because wet husband has a bad back.
First, you'd have to find someone who would relate to being a 'housewife'.
The Progressive Housewife is in many ways a model monograph: clearly organized, exceptionally well written, thoroughly researched, highly analytical, and consistently stimulating and evocative despite--or more likely because of--its detail and specificity.
Blonde bombshell Ester Dee is also confirmed to return as a full-time housewife, after her "guest" role in series six.
? LOVE Island star Jessica Shears says she'd be keen to become a Cheshire Housewife after moving to the area last year.
We added 4% of non-respondents and therefore rounded up the total sample size to 600, 300 each in the category of housewife and working women.12 Female teachers and doctors employed in the DUHS and UoK comprised working women while housewives were residents of Staff Town of UoK and relatives of male doctors.
I mean, we have on married 'Housewife,' and it almost didn't happen.