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Femme Fatale

Sometimes all a girl wants is a leather jacket, heels and some high-waisted pants. This look has a certain charm about it which kinda gives me the ‘Rosie the Riveter’ vibe but in sort of a modern way. 95 more words



No, not the movie with Bruce Willis, he was in the blog yesterday. I’m talking about women. If you had the good sense to watch… 813 more words

We Can Do It!

Good news today from the UN on the subject of women in government.

There are currently 19 women who are heads of state around the world—Argentina, Bangladesh, Brazil, Central African Republic, Chile, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Jamaica, Latvia, Liberia, Lithuania, Malta, Norway, Peru, Poland, South Korea, Switzerland, and Trinidad & Tobago. 88 more words


To be a woman is amazing.

In honor of yesterday being International Women’s Day…I wanted to give a little inspirational shout out to all the amazing and badass women out there… 384 more words


Interesting people

One of the more delightful things we found here at Brandermill Woods is the terrific residents and staff that live and work here.

We have met such fascinating people such as  the 90 year old lady who was an actual “Rosie the riveter” working on the interior of airplane fuselages during the Second World War as women had to take the jobs that men had left to go to war. 111 more words

A Tribute to WWII Defense Plant Workers

This month’s blog includes a photo of me at 71 years old (I’m now nearing my 90th birthday). I’m dressed in a navy blue wool, semi-military looking pantsuit, which I found on sale in a small shop years ago. 746 more words