Women Worth Knowing

Nellie Cashman

Nellie Cashman
Teach your kids the importance of being self-sufficient with the story of Nellie Cashman, frontier woman.

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly
Teach your kids how to know the difference between fake news with the example of Nellie Bly.

Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush
Develop your relationship with your children through books and former first lady Barbara Bush reminds us the important of putting each other first.

Ruth Wakefield

Life Lessons from the chocolate chip cookie
Life lessons from the chocolate chip cookie.

Juana Ines de la Cruz

Juana Ines de la Cruz
Would you joined a nunnery in order to pursue education?  That is essentially what Juana Ines of Mexico did. Born to an unwed mother, Juana was se...

Jenny Reeder

Jenny Reeder
What can we learn from Jenny? Learn. Study deeply what interests you. Find people’s stories. Search out who people were and what they had to say. And then share your knowledge with the world. How much better would each of us do if we always carried with us the hope and the confidence of those who have gone before

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
If there were ever an artist that saw things for more than what they appeared to be it was Frida Kahlo. The evolution of Frida's art expressed the...

Daisy Bates

Daisy Bates
  Presidents Day may have started out to honor George Washington but since then it has been known to celebrate many more Presidents including Abrah...

Wilma Mankiller

Wilma Mankiller
Her name may be Mankiller but she's more of a problem solver.

Katherine Switzer

Katherine Switzer
You can learn a lot from a photograph. You can learn even more from a determined woman like Katherine.

Sally Westover

Sally Westover

"No one has taught me more about optimism in the face of adversity than my mother.  When she was only 35 years old, she was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer.  She told her doctor that she would not lose the battle—that she had three little girls to raise—and she fought for 13 years to make that happen." Rachel Neilson from 3 in 30 Podcast about her mother Sally Westover. 

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Stephanie Kwolek

Stephanie Kwolek
Stephanie Kwolek, American-Polish Chemist. |Daisy May & Me|