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Happy Birthday Amelia Earhart

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. . . . You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.” That strong woman quote is … Continue reading

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The Secret Garden

Recently on a very hot day in New York City, Linda & I discovered a landmark to a woman set in a water lily pond surrounded by concentric circles of beautiful gardens– a memorial fountain to Frances Hodgson Burnett, a … Continue reading

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Mary McLeod Bethune: Passionate & Productive Educator & Activist

Today–July 10–is the birthday of one of the passionate & productive women I profiled in Adventurous Women: Eight True Stories About Women Who Made a Difference–Mary McLeod Bethune, a college founder & president, advisor to four U.S. presidents, humanitarian, Civil … Continue reading

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