Dividing housework and childcare

300 WORDS Describe how you envision dividing housework and childcare (if you plan on having children) with your partner. If you are already live with a partner, discuss how housework and childcare (if applicable) are currently handled. Consider the following questions when creating your response:

Is fairness important (equal time invested)? What if someone consistently invests more time than the other – would that be an issue?
Will the work be gendered (females cleaning and cooking while males tend to cars and yard work)? How will the tasks be divided (who will do what)?
Will someone do more housework based on employment or income?

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