“The Flying Housewife”

Nicknamed “The Flying Housewife”, she was Fanny Blankers-Koen of the Netherlands.  Arguably the greatest female athlete of the 20th century, one of the greatest olympians of all time, and a pioneer in the fight for equal rights and opportunity for women. 72 years ago today, the 1948 summer Olympics began in London. Because of World […]

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Happy Malala Day!

Happy 22nd birthday to one of the most inspiring people in the world today, Malala Yousafzai.  Since 2013, July 12 is has been dubbed “Malala Day” by the United Nations to honor this amazing hero and her activism for young women throughout the world. As a child she became an outspoken advocate for education and […]

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