Welcome to the round up with posts that you might have missed during the week on Smorgasbord.
I hope that despite the increase in cases in most of our countries, you are staying safe. With politics and Covid-19 it is hard to find some good news headlines but tucked away you can find a gem or two.
Canadian Researchers Gave Homeless People $7500 Each And The Results Are So Uplifting
Challenging the stereotypes of homeless people in Canada, a research project from a Vancouver-based charitable organization found that simply giving money to homeless people isn’t as bad an idea as some people might think. Read more: Good News Network
New Fix-It Clinic is Using Zoom and Global Community to Help You Repair Items For Free
How many YouTube tutorials does it take to screw in a lightbulb? One—if that many.
But when you need to fix something that’s beyond your level of DIY expertise, with nearly a bazillion videos offering differing and sometimes conflicting repair advice, it can be hard to know where to turn—or, at least it was until the advent of Fixit Clinic. Read more about this great initiative: The Good News Network
So if you need a bit of a lift and a change from the daily litany of pessimism head over to The Good News Network
On the home front the last couple of days I have been moving pot plants around, taking some around the back of the garden to see out the next few months and setting out the winter flowering plants. Not a very bright day but with rain coming in for the next ten days I took the opportunity to take some photographs…
Time to get on with the posts from the week….
Photograph by Cris Saur @crisaur
Thank you very much for dropping and all your support, have a great weekend and I hope you will join me again next week.. thanks Sally.