Stillborn: A father’s perspective

David Monteith shares what it is like for a father of a stillborn child. You lived what anybody gets…you got a lifetime. No more. No less. You got a Lifetime — Death from the Sandman by Neil Gaiman My daughter Grace lived a full life. A full womb life. A life in which she heard the…

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A dog is for life

A dog is for life, not just for Christmas…. Suzanne Baum reflects on the most ‘pawsome‘ gift of all that just keeps on giving. “It’s hard to believe that diamonds are a woman’s best friend once you become a dog owner. For the true gem by my side is in fact my one year old…

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Thank you for #BloggersBeatingCancer

On the morning of the 30th September the blogging community did something amazing. We came together and raised money and awareness for #BloggersBeatingCancer. Why is that amazing? People raise money every day. It’s nothing new but actually, it was something new for me. This is the first time that I had ever run a charity…

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Words of wisdom we can all live by #MyWisdom

Bloggers share words of wisdom every day. At our #MyWisdom Twitter chat, sponsored by Remember a Charity, we asked you to share your messages about life to mark Remember a Charity Week.     Remember A Charity has a simple message: It wants people to remember a charity in their wills – any charity, any cause…

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#NepalNow : A recycling centre that makes a difference

Bishnu’s hands work fast. She grabs a plastic bottle from the large bag in front of her and twists off the lid, smoothly tossing it into the small bucket near her feet. Her craft knife flicks, slicing through the label, cutting out the small strip of glue that held it in place, severing the coloured collar left behind on the neck of…

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#BloggersBeatingCancer How you can help

Blogger Emma from Island Living 365 turned the loss of losing a loved one into something positive, inspiring her and Mumzilla to create #BloggersBeatingCancer, a virtual coffee morning to raise money. Here she shares her story… Cancer. A word that none of us want to hear. It has been estimated that 9 million people died…

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