Tag Archives: role models

Action, adventure and kick ass heroines

E received a book for Christmas called Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World by Kate Pankhurst (yes a descendant). It tells the story of some pioneering women who made changes for the good – including Jane Austen, Coco Chanel, … Continue reading

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Golden days

I love the Olympics. I know parts of it are dodgy and there’s all kinds of nastiness going on in Brazil that we’re not seeing but I love it. I’ve always loved it. I remember watching loads of athletics especially … Continue reading

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Woman, know thy limits…

A number conversations and news items this week have led me to think about role models. Or, more accurately, outside influences. Research has come out this week confirming what many knew to be true – women are less likely to … Continue reading

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