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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So, fault is not the reason why Holly Homemaker should receive spousal support.
Ohayon noted that now that Homemaker has "let go of a huge infrastructure, it can concentrate on manufacturing, sales and marketing.
We were very pleased to add Homemaker to our portfolio of consumer products businesses," said David Mussafer, partner at Advent International.
Now, a leaner Homemaker is back, with manufacturing moved to a plant in Matamoros, Mexico, and a rug line that focuses on unique, rather than low-cost, products.
a nonprofit, private foundation) in collaboration with the Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement(ACLR) released a new report, Homemakers Are Not Off the Hook: How Should They Be Planning for Retirement?
Homemakers on average work a 56-hour week to get their chores done - and a fifth feel undervalued.
Is Homemaker oblivious to the fall in house prices over the last six years, or the UK Council of Mortgage Lenders statistic of 719,000 borrowers who are unable to move house due to negative equity because their mortgage is a far greater amount than the property sale figure?
According to the police report, the homemaker was fired and her supervisor asked her about the jewelry.
THE Supreme Court wants the lawmakers to give homemakers their due.
wanted to know, "How soon can you send another Homemaker Show our way?
In 1979, the state Legislature established the Displaced Homemaker Act to provide critical services to displaced homemakers--women or men whose primary job has been that of a homemaker, dependent on the financial support of another, but who have lost that support became of the death, divorce, disability or unemployment of a spouse.
As hundreds of small businesses closed up shop amid a recession, homemaker Miriam Rojas de Rivera began hatching a plan in her kitchen in San Pedro Sula, in northern Honduras.