Forwarded Thanks & The Nitty Gritty

Before I get to the nitty gritty aka accounts, I’d like to forward you some thanks. As usual, we received the automated donation thanks from LOROS. Edit: And just now LOROS has also tweeted thanks: Thank you very much for your support 👏❤️🥳 — LOROS Hospice (@LOROSHospice) August 23, 2022 But equally importantly, Richard also…

Update, Special Thanks, Ballparks & Incentive

Good evening, all. I am happy to say that all my packages have now been packed. I took two more runs to the post office today, and there is one more package to be posted tomorrow. Another package will be sent from the UK tomorrow, too. Which will finish all shipments and conclude the fundraiser.…

Yay, Breakthrough No. 2 #2022RABirthdayFundRAiser

The god of fundraisers has heard my pleas. Or rather: *You* have heard my pleas. I woke up this morning to the hoped-for breakthrough. Phew. So glad, because that means I didn’t make this edit for nothing. 😉 So, we’ve broken the €2,000 barrier. That is £1690.46 or US$2052.51. Wonderful news.  We are now in…

Almost… Almost… #2022RABirthdayFundRAiser

Hello hello. After a lovely long day away from the computer, I am back with my evening update. Guess what? We are now well into the last 24 hours of the 2022 auctions! In fact there are only about 17 hours left until the auctions end tomorrow afternoon. I was away from the internet for most…

The Fixed-Price Sale Starts Tomorrow!

We are not done yet with the auctions, but for those who are eagerly awaiting the fixed-price sale, here is the low-down. As in the last couple of years, we are following up the auctions with a fixed-price sale of fan items on Etsy/Pattern. You will find it at scissorsandsmiles.patternbyetsy.com and the website will look…