Kathryn Crowley

The wonderful washing machine

On March 28th in 1797, Nathaniel Briggs patented the first washing machine. It was heavy, expensive, and took two people to operate it; hooray for electricity and other advancements in our world since then! My grandmother had a… Read More

A period of change

Good news from Dublin. After four years, the Period Poverty in Ireland report is finally ready. Image from the Crimson Waves project: https://artyshe.com/social-arts/ The report states: Hopefully all the recommendations in the report will lead to action, and… Read More