Posts By: Alison

9th December – And thank you to Steph and Cheryl

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Thank you Ali and Shona for nominating me – we had gone to collect the North West hero award and scooped the National award too – THRILLED !!!!! Congratulations to; Tia, Chantelle, June, Louise, Jean, Luke, Laura, Pauline, Susan, Ginny, Harry and Phil – our fellow heroes And thank you to Steph and Cheryl who…

8th December – A HUGE thank you to everyone

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A HUGE thank you to everyone that came together to FUN-raise this weekend! To all those that volunteered to run our grotto and to all that visited 140+ kiddiwinkles seen To Gail and her afternoon tea guests To Arthur and his family celebrating his Baptism over £500+ donated For Stella who arranged the most incredible…

7th December – Hope you are still LIKING our ideas

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Thank you to all of those that have and are FUN-raising for us this weekend !!!!! Here are our 6 and 7 Advent day ideas of 23, for FUN-raising…………. 6 of 23 REUBocker Knicker Glory – Ice cream parties for children. Source many flavours and sprinkles and sweeties and hold a competition to see who…

6th December – November Champs

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http://www.reubensretreat.org/our-champions/ Please JOIN me in CONGRATULATING our November CHAMPS “The Leonards” xxxx Love you lots! Mummy, Daddy, Isaac & Angel Reuben xxxx

5 December – Meet Charlie, one of our incredible FUN-raisers

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Meet Charlie, one of our incredible FUN-raisers! Charlie and his pals have just braved the wind and cold of Hyde OUTDOOR market, to raise funds for Reuben’s Retreat. THANK YOU CHARLIE and your lovely friends and school for helping us get a big GUST of wind closer to our goal…. This morning when Mike dropped Isaac…

4 December – MISSing you loads little man

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hen Reuben was born he spent a week in SCBU and eventually we returned home and all was well. As a Reuben, his name was pronounced many different ways… Roobin, Rooban and so in the early hours of one morning whilst I was feeding him, it came to me… Reuben the “Cuban” as the rhyme…

3 December – Wow! What a day!

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Wow! What a day! This morning we met the fantastic team at the Joshua tree. Based in Cheshire their aim and vision is to support families who are going through a traumatic time caring for a child suffering from a condition that seriously affects their immune system. They have just opened a support centre and…

2 December – Reuben inspired FUN-raising ideas

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ADVENT day 2 on our countdown to Christmas…..  to take you into 2014 with lots of FUN ways to help us reach the £MAGIC by July………… 2 of 23 REUBuNathon ~ Bake cakes, sell cakes, taste cakes, LOVE cakes…. Reuben enjoyed cake so much and I can honestly tell you that over £100k has been…

1 December – Another massive rollercoaster weekend

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Another massive rollercoaster weekend. Friday kicked off with an incredible pamper night. The Ladies of Broadbottom put in an incredible amount of effort to bring together around 20 therapists to fulfil 200 pamper appointments for all thelovely Ladies and their friends. A lovely night and I am partial to a bit of pamper myself, and…