8 March 2011 7 Comments

100 Years! A personal story

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day – more specifically, the 100th year in which we are commemorating it. This day was established in 1911 by the United Nations to draw attention to the situation of women, the inequality of their situation and the acknowledgement of their contributions to society. 100 years on and the […]

13 April 2009 1 Comment

Learning to say ‘thank you’

I won an award last week – most unexpected! It caught me by surprise and left me speechless, all I could say was Thank you. A simple word but one which I have trouble saying for doing something I (a) love; (b) do not consider work and (c) which I find so rewarding. I won […]