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July Stats

Counting the miles

I started running a few years ago, after some work pals talked me into training for the Balmoral 10K with them, I enjoyed it, but as house and job moves happened I got out of the habit and for months wasn’t even managing the 1-2 runs a week that I had been doing (including at least 4 months off after a ceilidh induced sprained ankle!). 482 more words

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Chris Powell Takes On: Cystic Fibrosis

Host: Thirty thousand people across the United States struggle with the same disease. This disease primarily affects mucus production in the body, and if these people aren’t careful it can take their lives. 416 more words

The Art of Falling by Kathryn Croft

Summary: A young ballerina survives a 14 ft. fall off a building in Philadelphia, but cannot remember how she got there. As she begins the painful rehabilitation that her body needs, her mind begins to fill in the gaps and with the help of some new friends that she meets; she begins to confront her past and figure out how to live the rest of her life. 105 more words

Husky Home Removals

Moving house for Manchester’s Keath Armstrong will mean hitching his huskies to a hand-made sled and walking the 217 miles to his new home in Dorset, raising money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust along the way. 373 more words

Charity

Creamy Chip Dip! Calories: 1,190

This one I made because I had a recipe I though of and I had waited about 6 hours to when I could finally make it. 289 more words

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40 ... here I come!

Lying in hospital, I am reminded each time a nurse asks me to confirm my name and date of birth that I am fast approaching my 40th birthday. 874 more words

Cystic Fibrosis

Corridor painting

A wonderful painting in the hospital corridor.  My favorite.  I can get lost in it for hours :)

Cystic Fibrosis