Sep 03 2017
Reader, I caved. I lit my Pumpkin Soufflé candle. I ordered a Venti Pumpkin Spice Latte. I want to honour the seasons, but can we all agree that 1 September is the new Autumn? Especially with the whole going-back-to-Hogwarts ritual, I think this is acceptable.
This sampling is brought to you by Carrot Top Paper Shop, an absolute must for a heroine curating her home gallery. Jenny illustrates portraits of literary heroines, which can be enjoyed as prints, in a literary heroine banner [see above!], or on literary bookmarks, as included in the Heroine Training Tea Party favour bags!
? On the importance of Taylor Swift’s lawsuit: “Andrea Swift put her finger on an important truth. We raise girls to be pretty, pliant and polite. We raise boys to be loud, demanding and confident.”
? Taking just a minute to arrange your food beautifully does makes it taste better!
? These 10 life lessons from a Southern Belle Pageant Queen are packed with real world wisdom.
? Fascinating: these women entrepreneurs created a fake male co-founder. Guess who was treated most professionally in their correspondences?
? If you, like I, are wondering WHY there’s going to be an all-female Lord of the Flies movie, read this list of 8 Lord of the Flies films we’d rather watch. It made me giggle at least.
On those days when you don’t feel like getting out of bed… What if you could cast a spell and feel better? Of course, even wizards don’t have such a spell. Feeling better is not a simple fix. It’s a challenge for magic and non-magic people alike. I’ve had many a difficult day, sometimes due […]
A Spell for Feeling Well
Aug 16 2017
A HEROINE’S TRAVEL GUIDE TO PLYMOUTH, MA / BY MELANIE KRISTY Welcome to Plymouth, Massachusetts! Downtown Plymouth is an area that’s unique and full of stories. Established in 1620 by the Pilgrims, Plymouth has come a long way since the British Puritans stepped onto the Plymouth Rock. The town is gearing up for its 400-year celebration in […]
Plymouth, MA / Fit for a Heroine
Sep 05 2017