Claire transforming my hair at Cisoria

Big Bandage 2018 – I’ve got pink hair!

If you’ve been following my Instagram this week you may have seen my hair transformation as it happened. I now have bright pink hair thanks to the lovely Claire at Cisoria, a Kings Norton based salon, who donated her time (and LOTS of it – it took over 3 hours!) as well as the materials, in order to support the campaign. I want to talk… Continue Reading “Big Bandage 2018 – I’ve got pink hair!”

Being Brave in Bandages

This Friday, 9th March, is the big day for the Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity’s Big Bandage event. Big Bandage is an annual event, when they ask as many people as possible to “Be Brave in Bandages” – doing anything from shaving their heads, waxing your bosses legs, or taking on a personal challenge – something which “tests their nerve and pushes their comfort zone”. This year… Continue Reading “Being Brave in Bandages”

Reverse Advent – teaching the kids to think of others at Christmas

Reverse Advent is a growing movement to donate food and other essential items to a food bank at Christmas. You may have seen me posting about this on our instagram on and off during the month. The idea is that each day in the lead up to Christmas, you put a different thing into a box, and then deliver it to a food bank when… Continue Reading “Reverse Advent – teaching the kids to think of others at Christmas”

Be looming amazing!

The National Autistic Society are jumping on board with the loom band craze to raise money and awareness for their cause. I was given a loom for my birthday a few weeks ago so I thought I would do some good with it and join in with their “Be looming amazing!” campaign to make & sell some loom band bracelets.  If you are interested in… Continue Reading “Be looming amazing!”