Goddess of the kitchen? I’ll settle for equal mortal of the world.

The theme for International Women’s Day 2021 is #ChooseToChallenge. A friend recently sent a quote attributed to William Golding, the author of Lord of the Flies, round our What’s App group, which certainly challenged me. It goes like this: “I think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men. They are far superior … Read more

How Can A Children’s Rights Approach Move Us Forward Together?

I’ve just finished reading chapter 4 of the “Play is the Way” book (anyone else spend their Saturday mornings in this way?). It’s by Cathy McCulloch of the Children’s Parliament and looks at how the movement to introduce a kindergarten stage into the Scottish education system (lead by the very brilliant Upstart) fits within a … Read more