Tags » Good Cause

One Last Splash

With the installation of water meters underway and the arrival of our first water charges just over the horizon the charitable Irish have taken to the… 493 more words


Life Out of The Box. A wonderful cause.

A little while ago I started to follow the blog for Life Out of The Box, a great social venture which provides school supplies to children in Nicaragua, Guatemala or Morocco in return for your purchase of a locally-made, hand woven bracelet. 439 more words

In Defense of The Ice Bucket Challange

(*Editors note: Generally friends, I like to refrain from the idea of writing posts on hot button issues, but there is only so much one mommy can take and thusly I must clear my head about this one. 1,661 more words

... to raise awareness

Yes, I did the ice bucket challenge as well. Bloody cold and I am not a water person, but I loved it. It was a great laugh and I enjoy the videos now even more because I went through it as well. 537 more words


Please Donate: Wheelchair Recreation Therapy

Hey guys, I am not one for all these donating and charities thing, I mean I don’t hate them but I feel that should all be left to the 1%. 226 more words

Random Ramblings

An Icy Method

So many people have done the ‘ice bucket challenge’ to raise awareness of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a type of Motor Neurone disease which causes difficulties breathing, speaking and swallowing. 344 more words

A response to #ALSIceBucketChallenge Haters

For the past week, my Facebook and Twitter timeline, and I suspect that of many others as well, has been filled with videos of people dumping ice water on themselves as part of a movement to raise awareness for ALS, also known as the Lou Gehrig’s disease: the #IceBucketChallenge. 749 more words