As Americans around the world prepare to go to the polls in person or via absentee ballot to elect the President of the United States in November, it is impossible to ignore the role women have played in American politics. Some names you must surely know, while others may be unfamiliar.
Who are these women and why do they matter? They all share something in common. They were the first. The first in the nation. The first in their state. First. And we know firsts matter because without those there can be no seconds, or thirds or changing of norms.
Christmas markets in Europe are renowned worldwide. During two weekends in November and December, visitors to Wapn? G?rd just outside of Halmstad in the Halland region can see why Sweden is no exception.
Your castle awaits
Much more than a farm, Wapn? G?rd is a castle, a hotel, and a conference center. But during those special two weekends in autumn, it becomes a place full of the magic and wonder of Christmas.