Amazing everyday women: What’s it like to be a female engineer?

Alice | Letters to my DaughterAmazing Everyday Women, Blog, Feminism & Gender Issues, Role ModelsLeave a Comment

I know a lot of amazing women. The sort of women who are perfect role models for my daughter. Strong, intelligent, confident, capable, inspiring. From engineers to business owners, sports champions to community heroes. These women totally rock, but do so without fame and fortune. They’re people you meet in everyday life, in the supermarket, in the pub, at the children’s … Read More

How to read more books as a busy parent

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I love reading but, since becoming a mum, I’ve struggled to find the time. I realised recently that I’d read just 1 book in 2.5 years… and it was about potty training… joy. Of course I’ve read countless children’s books, over and over again, but they don’t count. (Is there a record for the number of times one person has red … Read More