Archive | September, 2015

Back with a ba(n)g!!

Good thing number – 11 Classification – bag packing Time taken – 6 hours (including travel)   Oh dear…… well I didn’t count on a wacking great poorliness in the midst of this wee mission did I? Work on good thinging has slowed somewhat over the past week or so and I’ve made a promise […]

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Poorly stops play ….. kind of

Oh dear! I caught a cold I tried to ignore it It turned into a chest infection I started taking antibiotics… …and tried to ignore it Turns out ignoring illness isn’t particularly effective. However, the lovely out of hours GP and his lovely nebuliser and bin bag full of drugs appear to be infinitely more […]

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A weekend surrounded by ‘good thingers’

Well this weekend has not been good for the good thing total, or sleep but it’s been pretty amazing for being surrounded by some insprational people doing ‘good things’ of their own. Saturday morning Regan and I set off for her swimming lesson with the intention of completing at least one good thing, but aiming […]

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Brave little soldier

Good thing number – 10 Classification – Physioing Time taken – 2 1/2 hours (including travel) ….well he was brave….. not sure about the little mind….. and I’ll most likely be in trouble for the soldier bit, however brave mature ex-marine doesn’t roll off the tongue quite so easily does it?! After my foray into […]

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Update on refuge support (good thing 7)

I was contacted this morning and received an update on the passage of our rucksack to the Syrian refugee camp in Greece. Our guys passing through Reimes in France this morning on their way to Italy and then onto Greece on the ferry. I do hope the things we sent bring some sunshine into the […]

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Superhero supercute tote bag

Good thing number – 9 Clasification – Signature ‘make’ [sorry, I watched bake off last night, I couldn’t resist] Time taken – 2.5 hours At the very outset of this adventure the request for this ‘good thing’ was submitted by a friend of mine. I have a rather fabulous fabric stash in the cupboard in […]

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Looking after Queen V

Good thing number – 8 Classification – use of expertise Time taken – 4 hours (including travel). I feel a fraud claiming this one as I had such a lovely time meeting a fabulous lady. My DF roomie Clare messaged me last week. A fellow DF volunteer was having a hard time and she thought […]

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Refugee support

Good thing number – 7 Classification – Lending a helping hand to our fellow humans Time taken – 2 hours Last night a friend messaged me about the rucksack appeal. Time is tight with this one as donations need to be in tomorrow. But I knew we could definitely help out and it was something […]

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