Category Archives: kindness

Do You Know a Family Like This? … [a tall tale for 2012]

“So there’s this family next door … nice people, seven kids …” “ Seven kids? That’s quite a lot.” “Yeah, I don’t know whether they planned it that way, it’s not like I ever asked, anyway they seem to have … Continue reading

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5 Tips: How To Save Money This Christmas

If you’re anything like me, Christmas always puts pressure on your finances. But there are a few things you can do about it. I hope this helps take the stress out for you and makes for a happier holiday, and … Continue reading

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I Believe in You. Here’s Why.

I believe in You. And I believe in We. Here’s my story (perhaps you’ll share yours too): In May this year I set up a Facebook page called EthicalStartups. I didn’t really know what I’d set it up for and … Continue reading

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Imagine if money followed Good, not Guns.

Last week Avaaz, the online petition organisation with 8.2 million members worldwide, collected 1.6 million signatures in support of human rights. The petition helped stop a very nasty law being proposed in a country far from here.* It’s amazing that … Continue reading

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The Apprentice vs Hello Kitty =^.^=

What can Facebook tell us about human nature? If my last week is anything to go by, a hell of a lot… and it’s not all pretty, but some of it is cute. (Kawaiiii!!!) This is a follow up to … Continue reading

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My first attempt at setting up a Facebook Page

Just finished a webinar with Nick ‘Mr FBX’ Peall, learning about Facebook fan pages. It’s been fun. We’ll see if it works. Apparently it takes a week or so to get the hang of, and a few false starts (hence … Continue reading

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Curses, my next big project has already been done. Really well.

Curses and damnation. Don’t you just hate it when it takes you a year and a half to work out what you want to do next, and an hour and a half to find out that it’s already been done, … Continue reading

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