What’s the division of
labor in your life?
Let’s break down your cognitive labor
and division of household work between you and your partner.
Answer each question by clicking on the corresponding box. If the
cognitive labor is shared equallty, click on both boxes.
task isn't applicable to you, leave the boxes blank.
Take note of any emerging patterns
as you’re answering the questions. Are these chores divided intentionally?
The list might feel long but this is a fraction of home labor tasks
performed. If you have children, the work compounds.
I conducted a week-long diary study and exercise where I had
individuals track their household labor. After each day, they then
reflected on their cognitive labor and division of household labor.