Tag Archives: Mummy’s Wish

my mummy’s wish is to be a tough mudder

I dont mind the mud, the fire, the ice, or even the 10,000 volts of electricity. Crazily enough, the obstacle that terrifies me the most is….the monkey bars.  Even as a child, I avoided the monkey bars and this year’s … Continue reading

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Queensland Charity Events 2013

So I went looking for a list of what charity events are on in Queensland this year, more specifically the frock-up-for-your-favourite-cause type charity Balls and couldnt fine one. So I decided to write my own. So dust off your penguin … Continue reading

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top ten socially kind christmas gifts 2012

STOP! Before you hit the local shopping mall and work your way through your Christmas shopping list, put a bit of thought in and see if your gift can give twice: here are my top ten socially kind Christmas gifts: … Continue reading

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Bear for Bear: the most beautiful Christmas gift

I am always on the look out for ethical or socially kind gifts, gifts that are more than just what you wrap up, put a pretty bow on, to give away. Gifts that somehow serve a greater cause or purpose … Continue reading

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collaborate for a cause – social media for social good 27 July 2012

The purpose of my blog is to (attempt to) inject a bit of social kindness into your week and to showcase what many clever and kind people  are up to helping others. This post is no exception, but this time … Continue reading

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Top 10 socially kind Mothers Day Gifts that give back

Don’t go buying Mum another pair of fluffy slippers this Mothers Day – instead, what about giving a gift that gives twice.  A beautiful gift for mum AND a socially kind story behind it – there are lots of perfect … Continue reading

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the top ten socially kind christmas gifts 2011

I heard the most amazing Christmas story through the website GIVIT. Last year, a family tired of the usual fuss and commercialisation of Christmas decided that instead of giving gifts to each other,  they bought the ENTIRE outstanding list off … Continue reading

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buy your christmas pressies AND help a charity

Thank you to the ever-generous and lovely Katrina Blowers for this guest post: Will your Christmas stocking be filled with feel-good factor this year? Rather than battling shopping centre crowds, click your way to stockings stuffed with exquisite gifts by … Continue reading

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my favourite cash-poor person’s gift to the world

Most of you have heard me bang on about social kindness, charity fatigue, and how I don’t think you have to be rich to be a philanthropist. Well here is one of my favourite cash-poor person’s gift to the world: … Continue reading

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you are invited to glam it up for charity

So, I guess the upside to me writing a blog about charity projects includes me being able to write up my own charity event, well kind of, one that I am organizing with the lovely Natascha Mirosch. For the past five … Continue reading

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