Bristol-Myers Squibb – one of the large drug manufacturers with its hand in AIDS treatment medication – is donating $1 to AIDS every time someone goes to their website Light To Unite and moves the match to the candle and lights it.
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Drat! My sidebar seems to have gone to the bottom of the page. And I thought this photo plugin was working… I will need to have a look at the html in the template and see if I can fix it. Bear with me! Anyone know what might be wrong?
UPDATE: Thanks to Marty for her comment that YouTube was the culprit! I fiddled with the dimensions in the html and that has done it, so hurray! I will be able to use YouTube again…
I think this obsession with green could be something to do with all the emphasis at the moment on global warming and cutting back on our carbon emissions. I’ve been thinking a lot about where I buy our food from (how many miles it has travelled before it ends up being eaten), fairtrade and stuff like that.
I found this site about calculating your global footprint. In answering, I erred on the ecologically favourable side and still need 2 planets to support my lifestyle…
Have a go – it’s quite revealing!
I haven’t done much quilting related stuff this summer, but having spent the last week making crafty things with kids, I thought I would post some pictures of what I had done with them previously, partly to remind me and partly in case anyone is looking for ideas. We have an all-age service at church each month and I come up with a related craft activity to keep the kids quiet at the beginning. It is quite a challenge because the children can be anything from 3 to 11 and there is only 10 or 15 minutes to do it in.
Here are a few of the things we have made over the months…
Pipe cleaner men
Masks which we decorated
This is what I’m doing next Sunday. A foot out of fun foam, decorated with all sorts of twinkly things.