Self-proclaimed female entitlement erodes our successes

To all the professional women out there…. We’re on the brink of a dynamic paradigm shift. More women are in leadership, executive and political roles than ever before. We continue to make significant strides in the boardrooms, our classrooms and government institutions. Women are in the majority of receiving higher degrees of education, and we’re gaining momentum […]

Hair today, gone tomorrow

Yep, I’m pretty much bald. I started losing my hair and eventually had to shave off what was left back in December because it looked silly having lost 70 to 80 percent of my hair. Though it’s difficult for my doctors to determine the exact cause for hair lose, the conclusion is my immune system […]

The great beauty: an American in Rome

Walking in the rain carrying pizzas for hungry Italians on the uneven sidewalks of Rome is, well, intimidating.  Squeezing in to the tiny elevator to take a ride six floors up isn’t any better.  But that night we all gathered around the table and this American girl didn’t bother with eating slices.  No, I finished […]

Jane Austen's World

This Jane Austen blog brings Jane Austen, her novels, and the Regency Period alive through food, dress, social customs, and other 19th C. historical details related to this topic.

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No man's land