I’m posting this picture because it sums up a lovely moment in my daughters’ wonderfully privileged, carefree childhood.
So many children around the world don’t share their good fortune.
My blogging colleague Merry at Patch of Puddles tells me that the charity WorldVision, which aims to fund long term projects to rescue lost childhoods in West Africa and elsewhere in the world, has until 30th August to make the most of their matched funding from DFID. In other words, every £1 donated during this time will be doubled by the government.
If you’d like to help them make the most of this opportunity, it’s easy to donate online:
Meanwhile, as this is a bloghop, I’m going to tag two bloggers who I’ve recently ‘met’, in the hope that they’ll be happy to join in and help spread the word:
Mark at The Adventures of Sonny and Luca
Louise at A Strong Coffee
Here’s the link to Merry’s post, guys, so you can see what I’m talking about: