Tag: housekeeping

House Cleaning IS a Better Job: An Open Letter

[Friends encouraged me to turn this into a blog post after I originally posted it to Facebook, so here it is.] Dear guy I chatted with on the bus, There’s no reason to feel sorry for me because I work as a house cleaner. Yes, I have three college degrees, and was groomed for a

The Magical Practice of Sweeping the Temple

“…we all…should do our regular share of housework.  Not just waving a duster in the air but rolling up our sleeves and putting in some elbow grease – scrubbing floors, clearing drains, scouring lavatory bowls.  Not necessarily every day, but regularly.  This activity is important because it’s the perfect balance to the work so many