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Call for Volunteers

We are calling for volunteers to support a variety of roles and responsibilities which will help us make WordFest Live 2021 the best virtual Festival of WordPress it …

Maintaining your mental health charity

Big Orange Heart needs a minimum of £10,000 (about $12,500 or Euro 11,000) every month to operate at its simplest level. This enables us to continue supporting the …

Being Stronger #Together – the podcasts

For a month now we’ve been sharing short podcasts recorded by our wonderful Nathan Wrigley. They were all unrehearsed and the podcasts are largely unedited – just people …

Weathering this chapter with Big Orange Heart

Who would have imagined the time in which we currently find ourselves? Here at Big Orange Heart we’re gathering as much content as we can to be useful for you, dear readers, to help get us all through however long we’ll be working in this new and unprecedented world.

8 Ways to Support Big Orange Heart

You may have noticed an increase in talk about fundraising in the Big Orange Heart Slack channels and in the Facebook group. Further to a meeting around how …

Hush the inner critic with a pile-on of love

Sometimes our inner critical voice can be louder than usual. Times when perhaps we’ve felt judgement, heard apparent poor opinion, or have a few hiccups in life. Those …

The joys of January?

Today in the UK, the third Monday of January is known as “Blue Monday” – apparently the most depressing day of the year. There is a calculation to …

Make your own kind of mindful

I have a confession. Previous to June 2019 I was somewhat dismissive of the whole idea of mindfulness. I felt it a fad for people that enjoyed colouring-in. …