Links That Light Us Up

23rd Edition

Happy December!!

We’re back this week with some fantastic links for you, and stay tuned for next week’s gift giving edition 🙂

Here we go…

Best Freedom Fighter- We pay tribute to Nelson Mandela today. He was not only a force for peace, but a force of love for mankind. Find a simple yet strong statement from Seth Godin on Nelson Mandela’s impact here.

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Best Dressed- Who says you have to dress your age? These women are bending the rules and Bust Magazine has the scoop.

Inspiring older women dressing the way they want- Bust MagazineBust Magazine

Best Bite- Jennifer Farley from Savory Simple has created a total winner for your taste buds. Just wait till you try her Fig, Pear and Prosciutto Tartine. P.S. She recently posted a chocolatey dessert that you don’t want to miss. #YUM

Fig Pear Prosciutto Tartine from Jennifer Farley at Savory SimpleSavory Simple

Best Unique Gifts- Gift giving can be hard, no matter how creative you might be. Check out this great list from Huffington Post of 20 unique websites for gifts.

You are loved Mug from Pink OlivePink Olive

Best Read- Have you read I Am Malala yet? This young woman is an absolute trailblazer within the new generation of female voices. This book will move you and inspire you to help change the future for girls around the globe.

I am Malala by Malala Yousafazi

Best Challenge- We found this floating around the web yesterday and knew we had to share. Jeremy Loveday paints an important picture with his words, and we couldn’t agree more with his message. #MenLetsTalk

Best Way to Treat Yourself– 2 days focused entirely on you, your dreams, your life, your next steps, your happiness…. are you in?

Treat yourself-

Best Foodie Fun- We’ve got Paris on the mind and so this macaroon kit from Sur La Table clearly caught our eye. Pick up two kits, one for you and one for your foodie friend!

Macaroon Kit from Sur La Table


We hope you have a fantastic weekend and we’ll see you here next week! Don’t forget to let us know of anything that’s lighting you up on the web 🙂

lots of love,

The Women on Fire team