Feed your family for £2 and help support Zambia’s most at-risk children As we look ahead to the new year, lots of us are hoping to make positive changes – to save some money after Christmas, eat better, or start doing some exercise. To kick start this sentiment, and raise some money for charity, Voucherbox has teamed up with Zamcog to present The £2 Challenge: Can you feed each person in your family for £2 per head per day? Zamcog is a… View Post

For the past couple of years I have supported the brilliant campaign by Pampers and UNICEF to eliminate Maternal and Newborn Tetanus. It’s a an amazing cause, and they are now halfway to reaching global elimination of this terrible disease. All babies are amazing and bring their own special form of magical happiness to everyone around them, and they always know how to somehow put a smile on your face or make you laugh. But babies can even help save… View Post

What do you think is the most exciting thing about the 20 week scan when you’re pregnant? Hearing your baby’s heart beat and seeing them on the big screen? Finding out whether you are having a boy or a girl so you can start narrowing down names and painting the nursery? You wouldn’t be alone if that’s what you’re most excited about. It’s what I was most excited about at my twenty week scan – I was so incredibly excited… View Post

I have been personally affected by cancer many times in my life, and lost people very close to me to the terrible disease. It affects my life every day, so anything I can do to help raise money for a cancer charity, I will. Right now Superdrug and P&G have a campaign going on called #FeelSuper which hopes to raise £200,000 for Marie Curie in 2016. ‘The Saturdays’ singer and mum of two, Frankie Bridge is making an appeal to… View Post

Maternal and newborn tetanus is a deadly disease that affects families in some of the poorest areas of the world, and occurs when newborns are infected as a direct result of unhygienic birthing practices. Once it has been contracted there is no real cure and it still claims the lives of 49,000 newborns every year. That’s one baby losing their life every 11 minutes. Horrendous isn’t it? I have written about Pampers work with UNICEF before , and their “1 pack =… View Post

We have probably all seen some Fairtrade products on the supermarket shelves, but do you actually know what Fairtrade involves and whether it is worth choosing an item that is Fairtrade over something that isn’t?     Fairtrade is about better prices, decent working conditions, local sustainability and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in developing countries. Producers of Fairtrade products also receive a Fairtrade premium – a sum of money paid on top of the Fairtrade price… View Post