Archive | November, 2015

The final countdown

Good thing number – 40!!!! Classification – Party time Time taken – I honestly couldn’t even begin to add up the hours! Rather a delayed post I’m afraid due to a rather busy work schedule over the last two days which has involved an epic 11 hours of driving! However, it hasn’t felt like a […]

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Black Friday Antidote

Good thing number – 39 Classification – Random act of kindness Time taken – mmmm with traffic 1 hour At the start of this journey, Regan and I did a random act of kindness. We bought a box of chocolates and gave them to an unsuspecting lady on the streets of Wigan. Her reaction was […]

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Skirt of science!!

Good thing number – 38 Classification – Homemade Tme taken – About three hours (including 40 minutes unpicking because I’m a fool!) Lyndsy is my roller derby wife. She also has no vowels in her name (one for the fact fans!) Right at the very begining of this challenge Lyndsy asked me to make her […]

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Pretty in pink

Good thing number – 37 Classification – homemade Time taken – 1.5 hours My lovely friends Lisa and Bevan have recently decorated their daughter’s bedroom. Its a pink unicorn butterfly bonanza! Look what a good job they did! Lurking behind where this picture was taken is a cupboard/shelves. V useful, but really not very magical! […]

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Spreading Christmas cheer

Good thing number – 36 Classification – Group good thinging Time taken – 2 hours A friend forwarded me a link last week from a local paper encouraging people to help make a little boy’s Christmas wish come true. Terminally ill Layton’s Christmas card wish Of course I wanted to help…. I’m turning into the […]

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Welcome home

Good thing number – 35 Classification – TLC Time taken – 40 mins So, the parent types have been on a rather exciting trip. I’m not at all jealous… no not me!!! They’ve been touring Vietnam and Cambodia and after a rather tough year, it’s been so well deserved and the pictures they have been […]

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Baby it’s cold outside…

Good thing number – 34 Classification – Random act of kindness Time taken – a huge ten minutes to get it together… maybe another ten to plant it Good lord the weather suddenly seems to have noticed what season it is. The temperature plummeted over the last few days. This would normally see me start […]

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Sisters are doing it… for each other…!

Good thing number – 33 Classification – Helping out fellow humans Time taken – About an hour with shopping, gathering and dropping off I am lucky enough to have an inspirational friend or two in my life. One of these is Lou – she is one of my true heroes in life (though she will […]

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Doing what is right…. and natural…?

Good thing number – 32 Classification – doing the right thing Time taken – 10 minutes   I wasn’t sure about including this, but my friends insisted that I should, so here goes! One of my long-term colleagues and friends from work has recently started a secondment, so she had a ‘not really leaving, leaving […]

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Moomin Madness

Good thing number – 31 Classification – homemade Time taken – 1.5 hours My lovely friend and colleague Heather is doing something scary… her PhD and she’s working her socks off. As seems to be a right of passage when completing a PhD this can be rather stressful at times, so anything to help keep […]

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