When I googled ‘women are’ – here’s what came up…
“I’ve started exercising really regularly and that helps keep me level after a disappointment. But I think now I am trying to put less pressure on myself to succeed in a conventional way and weave my work into a life that feels rewarding, sustainable, meaningful and a little slower.” Rebecca Schiller on work and home
Article for the Guardian’s Women in Leadership: ‘I thought motherhood would make me weak and passive but it has filled me with fury and passion instead’
Laura Dodsworth’s book Bare Reality features 100 topless women and their stories. I interviewed her for Motherland…
I wrote an article for Motherland London on pregnancy and body image. Read it here (or click on the image).
Last Friday some of the world’s most powerful women took to the stage to give motivational speeches as part of TED Women 2013. There were 200 events held around the world and I went to TEDx Whitehall Women at BAFTA. Fancy canapes were served in a carpeted room with floor to ceiling windows looking out
Firstly, it’s not just women. Men do it too. “You’re too hairy, why don’t you wax?” “You’re too fat, why don’t you lose weight?” “Why don’t you want to have sex with me?” “Stop trying to have sex with me” “Why don’t you ever bake pies?” “We need to eat more healthily” “Don’t heat up