Happy Birthday to Ms. Jerrie Mock- First Woman to fly solo around the world

Have you ever dreamt of doing something radical- like fly around the world alone?  Well that’s exactly what Ms. Jeraldine “Jerrie” Mock did in 1964 in her Cessna 180. Read her story here.  Thank you for inspiring us back then Jerrie and continuing to inspire us today. And even though you are passed and your …

Today in History – Nellie Bly and her trip around the world in less than 80 days

A great piece published in 2014 about a forward thinking journalist in 1888 named Nellie Bly- the first woman to complete a trip around the world in just over 72 days.  I love her spirit when faced with adversity: “It is impossible for you to do it,” [her editor] told her. “You are a woman …