No era has been so focused on cooking, cleaning, shopping, raising the little ones, entertaining, mixing cocktails and all things housewife-y as the 1950s. Women were expected to do all those things, and more, while still looking glamorous and wearing heels! Talk about multitasking! So, here are my favorite images/illustrations of what life was like for those housewives – enjoy!
It all looks great, but somehow, I’m thinking the reality was something more like this: