“It isn’t what we say or think that defines us but what we do.” Jane Austen

In case you would like to find out more about some of the organisations and projects we talk about here at Staircase 9 17, we’ve added some resources below.

Websites

Donate

Goodwill

Habitat for Humanity: ReStore 

International Day of Happiness

Oxfam America

Oxfam UK Online Bookshop

Salvation Army USA

Fitness

Charity Miles

The Good Gym

Give while you search or play

Everyclick

Goodsearch

Free Rice

Learn and be inspired

Duolingo

Futurelearn

International Day of Happiness

How to Raise Happy Kids

So You Want to Start a Lemonade Stand!

TED Talks

Volunteer

Alzheimer’s Society

Buffalo String Works

Dementia Friends UK

Dementia Friends USA

Librivox

The Silver Line

Books

Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope

Black Sheep, by Georgette Heyer

Cold Comfort Farm, by Stella Gibbons

The Compleet Molesworth, by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle

The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin

The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R Tolkien

The Patience of the Spider, by Andrea Camilleri

Winnie-the-Pooh, by A.A. Milne

Songs

Bring me sunshine, by Morecombe and Wise

Happy, by Pharell Williams

I wish I knew how it would feel to be free, by Nina Simone

Blogs we like

Constanca Cabral

Gretchen Rubin

Gabrielle Treanor

Miranda’s Notebook

Positive News

The Reader