- ► 2012 (77)
- ▼ May (8)
Winters here with force and so are dark afternoons and if your little ones are anything like mine they’re bored! So heres a couple of thi...
Last week I was sent Baking Mad Easy by Lorraine Pascale from the lovely WHSmiths (currently less than half price!) Being one of the large...
As you’re probably aware I have a lovely sponsor this year in the fabulous Nursery Paint Company. They offer the most amazing range of ...
Who needs the gym? Three ways to get active at home after Christmas So you’ve overdone it with the turkey and mulled wine. Haven’t we a...
Today I had the most amazing Banana cake and wanted to share the recipe with you only to discover when it was passed on its gluten free! I...
How many of us out there have expensive chefs kitchen knives and no idea how to use them? Hmm well hopefully this guest post will get you ba...
As you know I adore luxury (who doesn’t) but when I had my eldest I noticed that while you could have luxury baby clothes, luxury mama c...
“I emptied my bubble bath into the tub, Determined to get myself thoroughly scrubbed. The bottle had said "ONLY ONE CAP OR TWO",...
I've been a big fan of Trisha Ashley for a good few years and having followed her on twitter @trishaashley (do follow!) I asked her if s...
My eldest is coming up to four and has never been interested in books except as something to chew on. I have tried him with nearly every f...
Allergy baking Books gluten free recipes Book Review The gallery baking children cooking cupcake recipe recipe Muffins dairy free Chocolate baking made easy cake christmas egg free personalised gifts what i'm reading National Trust breakfast competition free free activities free family fun gardening homemade playdough lions outdoor fun photos Bored Chocolate souffle Harry Eastwood Lorraine Pascale Mud Pies Novels Raining Skinny French Kitchen St Davids Day Story The Little House Welsh cakes africa americans animals aprons author bacon and leek baking gifts bananas black and white bobotie boys toys brandy snaps britmums bunting cars cat on moon cherry pie chicken children in need chocolate mousse chocolate shoes and wedding blues christmas cake cleaning. colour cooking with kids coppordot creperie cubs curry cybher diaries dog downloads earth explore food foraging free day out fudge fun facts grandparents great british bake off halloween hedgerows hertiage day housework hugh fearnley-whittingstall infacol jam tarts jamies great britain jamjar fishing john crane kids activities learning to read linda collister low fat make your own bunting maps marmalade cake mary berry middlemoss mooskins morning mud museum name labels nappy rash national cherry day nut free outdoors paris pastry peppermint creams phone photographer picnics pioneers pitta pizza play ideas potato fudge present ideas. presents pudsey cupcakes pumkpins quick dinner raspberrys ride ons river cottage made easy roast safer internet sandpits scrabble sea sevi shoes snack snow soup sponsor stationary sudocrem summer tea teenagers template the magic of christmas tinyme toys trisha asley turtles unusual gifts vegetarian west highland white terrier when i was a kid whsmith wildlife wine charms winter wooden toys zebras
at Sunday, May 15, 2011
Personally we have been indescribably lucky and have never had to deal with the loss of a child unfortunately we have friends who aren’t so lucky. So when I read about Claire Willis who’s holding a pretty spectacular raffle on her page in aids of SANDS I decided to make my readers aware. Most of us who are parents are aware of SANDS (stillbirth & neonatal death charity) however for those who aren’t a quick break down is that they support parents and anybody affected by the death of a baby and continuously promotes research to reduce the risk of loss of lives. Personally we have been lucky enough
Sands rely completely on donations with NO government funding! They have three aims
1, Supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby
2, Work with health professionals to improve care and services bereaved families receive
3, To continuously promote research and changes in practise that could aid the reduction of loss of babies lives.
So please take a look at Claire’s page SANDS Raffle for the amazing list of prizes you could win and from where you can purchase tickets or donate to this cause. £5 will purchase 5 tickets and you have the chance to win some amazing prizes from 2 night stay at Hillthwaite House Hotel in Windermere or One month’s membership of the “Weekly Cake Club” to even a £49 gift voucher for Red Letter Days.