Archives for posts with tag: volunteers

Pizza and beer with Sarah.

A beautiful frosty blue day for volunteer day with the SEN students.

Chinese horoscopes with the volunteers.

Seeing Ciaran for his birthday. I miss having him around.

Teeny tiny glasses of negroni in the fancy Italian bar.

Being outside all day with the volunteers. Nice chats and finally freedom from the migraine.

The frosty morning.

Lin thanking me for making food especially for him.

Everyone enjoying themselves at the big thank you Christmas lunch. It was so nice to have everyone together.

What a JOLLY outfit!

When the sun came out and you could feel the warmth of it on your face.

Got some edits back from Aziza. We’re inching closer to getting the booklet ready!

Coming down the steep not-really-a-path at PW and slip sliding all the way down.

Being at the top of the slope and looking down through all the trees.

A compliment on my hat. Like an elf.

Brambling. Not watching the volunteers.

Task Master.

Clicking my back.

Scything.

The sun came out towards the end of the work day which was lovely.

Baked apples.

The really lovely corporate volunteer group. They came from near where I grew up and I just felt like they were nice normal people.

The rain outside and a candle inside.

Apple Day was a huge success! So many people came.

Chopping apples with Ben and Bob.

Apple crumble and custard.

Extra volunteer day with staff and no Syd or Louisa. We got loads done and it was nice to chat to Alison.

A Louisa hug as I left.

Louisa’s Wetlands.

Blue sky volunteer day, without Syd or Louisa.

Sally’s stories about Hassan and Franc.

Buying cheesy potato croquettes.

The garden centre.

Remembering things I didn’t realise I’d forgotten, chatting to Caroline in the van.

Sally, on Teams.

The WI said yes to a LL for £350

Volunteer day. And it was sunny.

I made soup and it was yummy.

Allison and Sylvia.

Putting the vulva booklet into canva.

A big beautiful daisy.

Ranking swear words with the volunteers.

Watching butterflies dance together.

Talking about periods and vulvas for a students project.

Cancelling PW.

A lovely volunteer afternoon in the brambles

Luxurious wank.

Volunteer day. Those guys always make me smile.

Evening tidying and gentle yoga.

I think I just might be feeling a bit better and that’s lovely.

The heron at Camley Street.

Shopping in Waitrose.

Chatting to Louise and Alison more

A ridiculous but tasty dinner.

Louise was back for volunteer day. I really like her.

I got to pick blackberries from the secret place I’ve never been to before.

Mattocking with the volunteers. Very satisfying.

Salmon teriyaki.

A rainbow over Victoria.

Ben and Gill.

Getting a post up.

The big clap of thunder.

Cabaret. So so good.

Louise. Gutted it’s her last day but we had a lovely chat today and it was nice to have a little celebration of her.

Volunteer day. Keeping me occupied and distracted and making me laugh.

Met Rob Delaney.

Made volunteer Ben laugh.

Watching the Morris dancers and the Kurdish musicians.

Calm willow weaving in the afternoon without Leroy or Louisa or Syd.

The smell of my t-shirt.

Lily and Louise were back!

Being in the beautiful tiny wood, with all the birdsong and flowers and sunlight falling down through the trees.

Finishing my first basket.

A spider plant baby from Sally.

LDNEGGS first meet up.

A nice volunteer afternoon with Chris and Jonathan.

The bartender making me a virgin rosemary gin and tonic.ldnegg

Searching for woodlice.

Hearing that Ben, Chris and Priti all told Sally how much they love me and want to keep me at the centre after October.

Sitting on the sofa with Jen and Fiona, under a blanket with my legs across Jen’s lap.

Using the bell hook to make fence posts.

The young people who came to volunteer.

Finding out I could WFH tomorrow, making getting to the airport easier!

The bullrushes in the sun.

The afternoon volunteer group. It was sunny and I got to do some sawing and some gentle dragging.

Ghosts, by Dolly Alderton. It feels like it’s my life right now.

A beautiful sunny day for volunteer day. And it was warm!

Chatting to Alison about being childfree.

Mozzarella, tomato and basil salad at Jen’s.