"There are LOADS of women in history who've done incredible things but have been forgotten," said a poster on a recent thread. "Tell me about your favourite unknown women." In honour of International Women's Day, take a look at this list of just a few of the remarkable women whose names came up, from Mary Seacole to Emily Wilding Davison to WWII secret agent Nancy Wake.
Video: Food blogger and activist Jack Monroe came into MNHQ to talk about her new recipe book - and gave us a quick run-down of ingredient swaps that will save you pennies without losing flavour while she was here.
It's March, spring has officially sprung, and the word is that the weather this weekend is going to be half-way decent, for the first time in what feels like years. Forgotten what people do when the sun's shining? Take a look at our days-out reviews.
This month's bookclub choice is Jim Crace's HARVEST. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2013, it's about a way of life that has been lost forever - and Crace has announced that it will be his final novel. Read the book and join the webchat with Jim on April 1.
Guest post: March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month. Dr. Sarah Jarvis, writing for Ovarian Cancer Action, explains what symptoms women should be looking out for and why family history is so significant, and urges women not to shy away from cancer 'gene' screening.
Anyone with half a brain knows there are some things you Just Don't Say to a new mother - but it seems certain people never got the memo. Take a look at some of the constructive comments Mumsnetters' friends and family have made over the years.
Guest post: To mark International Women's Day, Dragons' Den star Kelly Hoppen visited a Nairobi slum to see how money raised by Sport Relief is helping Kenyan women to start businesses and pull their communities out of poverty.
Secondary school places in England were announced this week - what can you do if your child didn't get a place in the school you wanted them to go to? One option is to appeal against the admission decision. Here's how.
Webchat: CBeebies favourite Phil 'Mister Maker' Gallagher popped in this lunchtime to talk about arts 'n' crafts. Find out what he had to say about making things with his Grandad, whether the "minute make" really only takes a minute, and which of the Shapes is the best dancer ...
Wondering whether to test? Take a look at the most common signs and symptoms of pregnancy -from sore breasts to weeping over TV adverts - and if you're still not sure, mull it over on our Pregnancy Talk board.
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