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Smile For ME – our new chosen charity!

We’re SO thrilled to announce that we’ve now met our £500.00 fundraising target for Crohns and Colitis UK! They’ve been such a fab charity to work with, and I’d like to say a special thank you to Corporate Partnerships Officer Rachel Covey for all her support and general loveliness over the course of the year. …

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NEW ON SSK: Sterling Silver Spoonie Necklaces!

Click here to shop now! These handmade necklaces are made of quality sterling silver, and feature a dainty silver spoon charm on a silver chain, with a spring ring clasp. With ‘Spoonie’ being the slang word for somebody with a chronic illness, these necklaces make the perfect gift to a loved one or a treat …

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‘Dear Chronic Illness’ – Our Very Own Book Release!

Guess what? We’re releasing a book! Purchase the eBook from Amazon here* Purchase the paperback from Amazon here* Purchase from Barnes and Noble here We are SO honoured and excited to finally reveal that our very own book, Dear Chronic Illness, published by Wallace Publishing, is available now! Compiled by SSK founder Pippa, Dear Chronic …

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Online Fundraising Event: Project Spoonie Valentine

Following the success of last year’s event, we’re hosting another Online Valentine Gift Swap event with our friends at Project Parent! Valentine’s Day can be a particularly difficult time for those affected by chronic illness, so we’re hoping to spread the love, as well as raise vital funds for both Project Parent and Spoonie Survival Kits. Anybody …

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Spoonie Survival Kits 2017 Round-Up

Blimey. What a year! Not to kick things off with too much of a stereotypical beginning, but it really does only seem like yesterday that I sat down to write SSK’s 2016 wrap-up post. Whilst this year has been a bit of a different one for us, with much of it revolving around our relaunch, …

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