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I'm so hungry

The hectic nature of everyday life can leave us so hungry for more… more friends, more holidays, more biscuits.

It’s so easy to go about our business feeling neutral about the lot we have in life, hoping for more but taking what we have. 515 more words

Crack On

Gunfire sounds outside as I write. Don’t panic folks, it’s not guns and it’s not dangerous. It is what can only be described as exploding ribbons. 493 more words

Cambodia

Lately, we've been...

…We’ve been losing sleep… to jetlag.

And so we realised that in the last post we never mentioned what we are actually doing in Cambodia. For those unaware we are working with a charity called CHO (Cambodian Hope Organization). 464 more words

Cambodia

Hello from the other side...

…of the world!

We’ve made it! After 28 hours travelling we are in Poipet, fed and rested despite the 6 hours we spent in Bangkok airport and a minor luggage mishap. 154 more words

Cambodia

Springs Dance Company Open Workshop

Springs Dance Company Open Workshop, Saturday 6th February!!!

Come dance with Naomi Cook and Daniel Cossette.

Naomi (Assistant Director, Springs,9 years) and Dan (formerly of Ad Deum Dance Company, now directing Infusion Physical Theatre, Cambridge) will lead a contemporary dance workshop exploring issues of climate change, based on Springs’ Green Project, in cooperation with Tear Fund. 48 more words

A Win for Prevention

Most of us love a good crisis.

We flock to movies about stories of rescue. We tweet and share about organizations solving pressing problems. We follow the news of tsunami non-stop on cable news. 392 more words

Everything Else

A reach for freedom

Human trafficking is the second largest international crime industry, yet it shocks me every day that we know so little about it.

I’ve worked on awareness campaigns for years now, but the reality of it is has always been hard to grasp. 596 more words