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A Very Special Postcard… #lastingchange

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Very Special Postcard… #lastingchange

This is  Eliafura. Eliafura, makes the most beautiful batiks and tie dyed material.  With the support of the Gatsby Trust Eliafura has registered her business and learned important health and safety rules around the chemicals she uses.   Eliafura now also trains other women in the village who bring material to her and she shows them […]

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Honk Honk for Sports Relief!

| January 22, 2014 | 7 Comments
Honk Honk for Sports Relief!

Well.. this is the best bit about blogging! Coming together as bloggers to do something GOOD and something GOOD that is also LOTS of FUN!!! If you live in the UK, you will have heard of Comic Relief and it’s Sport Relief campaign. “Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to get active, have fun […]

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25 Years of Comic Relief!

| February 5, 2013 | 4 Comments
25 Years of Comic Relief!

Oh my, I remember when Comic Relief first started… and us all wearing Red Noses to school.. the teacher’s didn’t get it (we went to an international school, where charity fund raising days were less common). And we had a giggle with our mischievous noses all day. And now it is 25 Years since!!! Wow. […]

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#ONEMums Make your Voice Count

| October 13, 2012 | 7 Comments
#ONEMums Make your Voice Count

I find it amazing when bloggers get together to support those in need. Every few months I see them doing amazing things. Whether it is helping a blogger make her totally rubbish council house vaguely liveable or launching tweet campaigns when the government is clearly loosing the plot on certain benefit rules. This week two […]

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Sewing Seeds & The ONE Campaign

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sewing Seeds & The ONE Campaign

As you know, we do like to get a little green crafty every so often. I love planting seeds with the children and experiencing the miracles of nature with them! Someone’s had a nibble! One year we made a photo log of our strawberries growing – with the final strawberry ending in Red Ted’s little […]

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Weekly Photo: Piggy Bank Kids

| January 21, 2012 | 10 Comments
Weekly Photo: Piggy Bank Kids

Aaah look… the kids painted their very special PiggyBankKids piggy banks! (I only helped with the eyes and varnished them). They are learning all about saving and pennies… Proud to be supporting PiggyBankKids this year. Stop by, take a look and see the very important work they are doing with supporting children – right from […]

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PiggyBankKids

| November 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
PiggyBankKids

I just wanted to take a moment to introduce to you PiggyBankKids. It is a small but very important charity that I know will mean a lot to some of my friends – both on line and off line. I will be working with them over the coming months to help them continue the important […]

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Sponsor A Child through Action Aid

| June 20, 2011 | 4 Comments
Sponsor A Child through Action Aid

You know me, I am a sucker for charity, especially charities that support the well being of children. I feel very fortunate: * in my upbringing, * my life in general and * with my two gorgeous and healthy children, – who have everything they need: food, water, vaccinations, clothes, far too many toys and […]

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Charity Twitter Tea Party!

| May 30, 2011 | 12 Comments
Charity Twitter Tea Party!

Yes, we had the crafty twitter party (#monsterfun, which went down a storm) and now it is time for a Charity Twitter Party… now don’t groan, charity is a good thing – and we don’t want your money, we just want your voice… your voice to shout out about a very important cause. Your voice […]

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This is me. This is my future.

| May 17, 2011 | 69 Comments
This is me. This is my future.

Supporting Save the Children. Charity meets Arts meets Competition Oh my what a perfect “3 for 1″.. as you KNOW, I love crafts, I love art and I love everything related to it… what I love even more, is getting everyone to have a go – especially those who don’t normally like to draw or […]

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Launching My First eBook

| December 29, 2010 | 25 Comments
Launching My First eBook

A conveniently collated ebook bringing you cheap “Paper Roll” crafts for around the year! This is a great way to get you crafting once a month or to give you ideas for “key calendar” dates, such as Chinese New Year or Halloween. All crafts use the humble paper roll as a basis and with the use of […]

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Mona Lisa Million

| April 12, 2010 | 5 Comments
Mona Lisa Million

I am always looking for new things to get involved in on the World Wide Web. So when I happened across the Mona Lisa Million, how could I refuse – it is perfectly aligned with the mission of Red Ted Art (ok well almost perfectly)! Mona Lisa Million is a fantastic and ambitious art project […]

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Child Line Polo

| February 26, 2010 | 1 Comment
Child Line Polo

Horse! As the NCPSS is still my “charity of choice”, I am supporting a number of their events this year. One of these is the “Child Line Polo” event in Ham, Surrey. Having grown up within spitting distance of the Polo fields, I decided that it was a no brainer to support this with another […]

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