Wow, it’s the 21st December already? Where has 2013 gone.
This year although its been a bit up and down with the injury from the car accident and redundancy it has been the most amazing year for memories.
We’ve been on our first trip abroad as a family, 2 weeks of glorious sunshine, (more…)
All along in our fundraising this year I’ve been lucky enough to get lots of support. Daddyvswork listening to my ranting when getting stressed about the auction, to companies donating amazing auction lots then to people donating raffle prizes.
Not to mention everyone who has has kindly donated or bid on our (more…)
So the end of July saw the start of our charity auction to raise funds for Fundraising for Findlay, our charity of the year.
The build up to the auction was stressful and at one point I thought “how the hell did I think I could pull this off”?!
But I got there… (more…)
Ok, I promise I’ve not taken too many pain killers.
The Happy Badger does exist.
You see The Happy Badger has come over from AO (Appliances Online) but unlike the Fairy Hobmother, they are here to help us help others.
Now regular followers of our blog will know that we are supporting Fundraising for (more…)
If you haven’t seen our facebook page you may not be aware that our Charity of the Year auction is now live!
You can find the auction HERE and it ends 5th August.
After almost 4 months of hard work, late nights and emails we have got an amazing selection of items to (more…)
For a while I’ve been yo yoing on this whole auction.
One minute I’m really positive then the next I’m panicking, could I really pull something off this big on my tod?!
But I am really doing it, there is no turning back now.
I’m now thinking….. oooh poop.
I’m so unorganised and Sunday coming round (more…)
In a little over a month our Charity of the Year auction for Fundraising for Findlay takes place.
I’ll admit it, at the moment I’m feeling a little deflated. Although as it stands we have a bundle of amazing lots to auction off, it’s not quiet the amount I was hoping (more…)
Well… it appears I type more than I realise!
The blog turns 2 next month and this is post number 1000….
Not quiet sure what I’ve managed to chat/whine/cry/laugh about for them all but we’ve had some fun times not to mention some cracking competitions.
If you’ve visited the blog over the last 2ish years (more…)
So our for our Charity of the Year I mentioned we was going to not only raise awareness for Fundraising for Findlay but also try to raise as much money as possible for them.
The best way I could think of this other than keep sharing their just giving page and wristband (more…)
The last few days have been really tough as we tried to narrow down our shortlist of 3 charities down to the final one.
On our shortlist was :
I’m sure you will agree they are all deserving charities that do an amazing job for their cause, which (more…)