Menu for Hope

Men for Hope – winners of the UK prizes

January 15, 2008

What a great way to kick off the year.  After weeks of anticipation, the waiting is finally over for those of you who generously bought tickets for the Menu for Hope campaign this year and helped to raise the $90,000 or so destined for a school feeding programme in Lesotho.  Chez Pim has announced all […]

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Menu for Hope smashes previous record!

December 22, 2007

Just a quickie tonight as I’m exhausted and leaving for a little Christmas ski trip in the morning, but I had to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who participated in Menu for Hope which finished in the early hours of this monrning.  Thanks to the generosity of all those who donated prizes, and […]

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Menu for Hope – final hours!

December 21, 2007

Well the good news is… we reached and breached our total from last year!  As I write, the total stands at an awesome $68,805.  And the even better news is that you still have 18 hours left to buy tickets! Following my announcement yesterday of your chances of winning each UK prize, Pim has published […]

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Want to make almost 100% sure you win something in Menu for Hope?

December 19, 2007

We are in the home stretch for Menu for Hope and I’m thrilled to say that the money is rolling in.  Just like raindrops filling a swimming pool, those individual $10 donations have mounted up and as of today, the total stands at just over $42,000 under $50,000!  We still have 3 2 more days […]

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Menu for Hope – the latecomers

December 17, 2007

I’m pleased to report that we are just past the halfway mark with this year’s Menu for Hope campaign and we are knock-knock-knocking on $30,000′s door!  A huge thank you goes to those who have been generously donating prizes or money, buying raffle tickets, and publicising the campaign on their blogs.  As for the rest […]

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1802 – hidden gem in London’s Docklands

December 12, 2007

Do you ever get the feeling you simply don’t have enough stress in your life?  Well, now you can solve that little problem.  All you have to do is decide to organise a surprise party for your husband’s birthday!  Plus then you make sure that the two of you see and socialize with almost ALL […]

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And the nominees are…

December 11, 2007

VOTE FOR ME! Yesterday I was ready to pack it all in.  My husband is complaining that he never sees me (actual quote: "please promise you won’t do any more event round-ups – I miss you!").  I am complaining that the lack of sleep from all this NaBloPoMoWTSIMMenuForHope-ing is making me look like a haggard […]

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