Misogyny and sexism play out for women at work and at home – and it's exhausting.
Five grand may be a little stingy. In the UK, women carry out 60% more unpaid work than men – isn't it about time that was recognised?
Some people advise putting them in the freezer instead of the washing machine.
Yes, light switches and fridges need cleaning too.
Our kind of cleaning.
Housework is one of those necessary evils. It has to be done even if the amount is negotiable. So negotiate about it. Argue about it. Decide on what you are and are not willing to put up with, for your sake and for the sake of the relationship. It should be the level you can take without resentment.