When I opened my internet this morning, I got a glimpse of today’s Google Doodle:
Intrigued, I clicked on the picture and learned that today is Hertha Marks Ayrton’s 162nd birthday. 282 more words
‘Give a girl an education,’ says Mrs Norris in Mansfield Park, ‘and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without farther expense to anybody.’ This stark cost-benefit analysis, applied to charitable undertakings by the well-off, might surprise us. 3,082 more words
Hello, internet people! Happy International Women’s Day!
I’m taking a quick break from my regularly scheduled book blogging to tell you about something else that I’m pretty excited about: raising money for a rockin’ nonprofit called “She’s the First.” But don’t take my word for it: take a look at… 429 more words