Operation Christian Child – Good Intentions or Proselytizing?

operation christmas child

These discussions crop up every year about this time. When we lived in Germany one of the parents at Kindergarten sent out leaflets, urging the parents to fill a shoe box with toys, pencils, school

Mumsnet Campaign – Kick Off Thread – Lets Get Blogging


The campaign kicks off on Monday, 10th October and will carry on throughout the week. The aim of the campaign is to highlight the reality of miscarriage, often a taboo topic, brushed under the carpet

Don’t Turn Away – Save The Children

I turned away from the TV last night. I turned away because I could not bear to see the baby, dying of starvation. I turned away because I did not want to hear how many