Tagged: Charity

All done with your Christmas knitting? Knit for charity on the Southbank instead!

All done with your Christmas knitting? Knit for charity on the Southbank instead!

If you have miraculously finished knitting, purling, blocking and sewing up your Christmas gifts, why not head down to the Southbank in London, to join Knit for Peace in the gallery@oxo. They’ve set up...

14 people (+ 4 babies) = £140!

Yayy… lots of cakes made and eaten yesterday and a bit of Phd research in the corner all equalled to a lovely afternoon and lots of cash… Add to that the £145 donated online,...

Coffee & Cakes vs Cancer

Coffee & Cakes vs Cancer

Tomorrow is the Macmillan Cancer Charity’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning event. I’m holding one at ours in the afternoon and cakes have been planned.. gingerbread ‘shapes’; cos I love gingerbread chilli choc fudge cake;...

Come on feet – do your thing!

Yay! I did it… 44km in 8 and a half hours… owwwee am I paying for it today though! Feel like I have ground my hip sockets into dust a bit, although am pleased...

Walking 44km for Breast Cancer Charity

Walking 44km for Breast Cancer Charity

Have been walking (some) of the designated km each day in the build up to the 44km (eek) I’ll be doing in September – even bought some ‘proper’ walking shoes so hopefully blisters will...

3 miles today

3 miles today

Thought I’d start off following the Breakthrough plan of walking a little bit every day – we do most days, but figured I’d measure the distance around Ruskin park and see how I got...

CSV swatch

CSV swatch

This year Loop is taking part in CSV’s Make a Difference day on the 28th October… you can go up to the shop and knit these triangle-y squares* to make up blankets that CSV...

Daughter’s pride…

Daughter’s pride…

Just wanted to say well done to my mum today. Last week she ran in Race for Life and raised over £500, today she qualified as a City of London Guide –  and gets...

Go, go go!

Go, go go!

Very proud of my mum as she has put her name down to run in the City of London Race for Life event in June. It is to raise money for Cancer Research UK…...