Or at least for some women it feels that way.
Mothers rate their stress level, on a scale of 1 to 10, at an 8.5, according to a survey of 7,000 women by the Today Show, and 47% say their spouse is the source of more stress than the kids.
KTRH conducted an informal man-on-the-street interview of parents and found the same radio – about 50-50.
We asked dads who caused them the most stress?
The reality is, raising children is stressful. Rewarding, but stressful, some days more than others. And marriage? Stressful, but rewarding, some days more than others.
Both genders say they feel a little underappreciated for their contribution to running the household, which is a good time to throw in a reminder that Valentine’s Day is two weeks from today.