From the January 2000 issue of Startups
  • Independently make lists of all the regular chores, from cooking to cleaning to laundry to mowing the lawn.
  • Merge the lists into one master list.
  • Divide the tasks, negotiating where needed.
  • Post the master list as a reminder of who does what.
  • No one wants to wash windows or do the floors? Hire outside help.
  • Pitch in. If your partner looks tired, help out.