"Browse around Pinterest and you will find many women revering the 50's housewife, sharing her homemaking schedules and admiring the surely preposterous notion that beyond the manicured lawns of the semi-detached, the mistress of the house was scrubbing the floors in a net underskirt and heels..."
Book of Days
"What then is the difference between the “Perfect Housewife” and the “Woman Less Ordinary”? Is she one and the same person? Does running your home the Brocante way mean that it is akin to a museum: all cordoned off areas and glass cabinets?"