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    Sporty Stories – #PassTheProud Kids Book

    I am very excited to tell you all about the project I took part this last month – Pass The Proud Kids Book! What is this all about then? Like it says already it is about a book that includes stories for kids written by bloggers in aid of Team Honk for Comic Relief. As I am sure you got used already Team Honk every year puts together a project and raised money for Comic Relief. Again this year it was a lot happening around UK – Penny travelled around London and visited as many museums as she could while Vanessa, Sarah and Liz took the Zone 1 challenge –…

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    #Shoebox2014 – my charity in 2014

    If you were not too busy during december and you follow me on Facebook than I am sure that you saw my posts about how I got involved in Shoebox campaign this year. If you don’t know what is Shoebox than here is a short description – a campaign run by volunteers that gather shoe boxes filled with presents for not so fortunate children. The idea is that the shoeboxes are made by our kids in order to develop generosity and kindness from a young age. I heard about this campaign a long time ago when I was still living in UK and I thought that as soon as I can I…

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    #TeamHonk Digital Card From Tanzania – Meet Joyce

    I am sure you all remember my last year post when I was telling you about Team Honk amazing job in Ghana. Team Honk – Tanya, Penny and Annie with the helped of lots of other fellow bloggers done an amazing job last year and raised lots of money for the Comic Relief Charity. This year it all gone super big an amazing! I am sure you all already know about the amazing team of 200 bloggers that carry a baton all the way through UK – 600 miles in only 6 weeks. I am really sorry I couldn’t joined them but unfortunately I am out of UK at the…

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    Give the Gift of Life this Christmas

          Christmas is a time of year we tend to feel very lucky. We are surrounded by family and friends, we share food, exchange gifts and feel loved. You can spread that feeling to those who are nowhere near you, to children who will not experience presents from Santa Claus, or a delicious Christmas feast. But you can still make their Christmas special by becoming a child sponsor. Charities such as Plan UK have been changing children’s lives one step at a time by setting up child sponsorship that allows for a one-on-one relationship with a sponsor, while using the sponsorship money to provide community resources that help…

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    A digital postcard from #teamhonk – Ghana

    Three of my fellow bloggers and friends – Annie, Penny and Mummy Barrow are visiting Ghana this week. They are there with Davina and Jonathan Ross. The purpose of the trip? Well they are there to for a trip to see the good work that has been done as a result of the past twenty five years worth of donations to Red Nose Day – @rednoseday.For the last couple of days they visited a several places. One place where the donations made a big difference is the vaccination clinic. As you can see below a mum get her baby vaccinated at the clinic. The vaccination programme is similar to the…

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    Save the Children Conference

    Holiday was nice and it was wonderful to see how much my daughter enjoy revisiting Romania and my parents. More about the way I felt at home in a future post. There are a couple of things I want to talk with you about. First the Words of Wisdom today are about GIVING: “Giving of any kind… taking an action… begins the process of change, and moves us to remember that we are part of a much greater universe. ” ― Mbali Creazzo “Even the smallest act of caring for another person is like a drop of water -it will make ripples throughout the entire pond…” ― Jessy and Bryan…