In today’s time when everything is so demanding, managing work-life balance is the key. If you’re not able to do so for a prolonged period, things might go haywire. Share the load-Even if you’re too busy!
Sharing the load
Since we have more women force in the corporate and working sector, managing households is another way of load sharing. One of the major issues women face is dishwashing.
The dishwasher might solve this problem or in case you need to save time or outsource dishwashing if you can!
Also, gender equality plays a major role in bringing that balance in day to day life. Household chores are not limited and made only for women but are equally shared by men which itself is a good chance. Electronic gadgets are helping to shed the physical load, to save time and resources!
Some tips to help you –
Still, if you feel you are overloaded with multiple tasks then follow these tips which can make your journey easy:
Plan your week’s menu ahead –
Make a week’s menu and place it in the most visible place. Like, on the fridge, kitchen cabinet. This would make your task easy and you don’t need to spend time thinking about the menu.
Breakfast is considered the main meal of the day. Never skip your breakfast even if you’re too busy. Breakfast should be like a king and we shouldn’t ignore this fact. Have a complete diet in the morning. Try to save time by getting up a little early and invest it in a good breakfast. This would stay along with you the entire day. It would make you more active in the wee hours.
Share the Load
Split the workload. Being busy at work and the demanding work culture might squeeze your time but one should always share the load of a partner. There is no science behind sharing household chores and one can easily help irrespective of gender.
Keep your weekends free
Plan your weekends and try to wind up things by Friday night. It’s good to make your weekends free with buying groceries and other stuff. This can be easily planned during weekdays which can save your weekends.
Take help whenever you’re overburdened. Most of the time, people shy to take help. Either they think it can be manageable or can be done perfectly only by self. But it can drain your energy and at times, you might feel stressed. There is certainly no harm in taking help. Don’t overload yourself!
These are basic tips one can share their responsibilities and load. But what if you have arranged a get-together and a small party on special occasions? As a good host, you really need to do some homework before.
Please plan your guest list and food according to taste with the current trend of reducing plastic. Most of the people have started hiring crockery as per the occasion. This might work best when you want to reduce your expenses on buying new or avoiding one-time options.
Also, crockery would always add value to the host and guests. The only task could be washing it for the time being and keeping it safe until you return it back.