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Skittles Skadattles Starbursts To Mars, It’s Triumphe At The Arc!

I pleaded for reports directly from the front line from Days 2 and 3 and didn’t even get so much as a ‘BOO’, ladies and gentlemen, from The Haven‘s Cycling team from London to Paris! I had to practically send … Continue reading

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What The Heck Does Undulating Mean? First Hand Report From The Front Line to Paris

Well, ladies and gentlemen this is what I know so far – undulating has a whole new meaning. According to dictionary.reference.com it is the following: un·du·late

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Support The Haven: London To Paris Or BUST!

From London to Paris or bust! Here we go ladies and gentlemen! Today is the day my husband and his three partners, Nancy, Neil and Suzanne, will ride their bikes from London to Paris to raise money for The Haven … Continue reading

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The Charleston: Best & Worst

Holy Moly she’s here! I screamed when Mandy rang the door bell last Friday. B-U-S-T-E-D! I am running around the kitchen, like a chicken with its head cut off, hiding the evidence. Only to realise and surprised myself more when … Continue reading

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Wake Up And Smell The Salsalad

It’s my new thing now, finding dishes that will feed me the recommended doses of daily Vitamins and Minerals I cannot get from the supplements I cannot take. It’s apparently a cancer treatment thing, we don’t want the extra agents … Continue reading

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To Paris Or Bust

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are fast approaching, now less than 30 days, the big bike ride from London to Paris that Team Haven: Neil and Nancy Weidner, Suzanne Guerin and my husband, Jeffrey Currie, will be going on! (We have … Continue reading

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Take The Pledge

As I submerge myself in fundraising efforts this Spring/Summer for the charities I work with, one thing is for sure, the Pledge is out in full force. As we all face these new uncertain economic times, asking for large donations from … Continue reading

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Cruciferous, Haven’t We Met Before?

After all of my cancer treatments, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, I can’t help but feel weird during this limbo period. Apparently, I am supposed to wait a few weeks after radiotherapy to give my body a chance to heal itself. I … Continue reading

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Banana Man’s Bananas For Bananas

Ewan is Banana Man. He is my youngest child, he absolutely hates cake, will not eat ice cream, and is incredibly selective when it comes to chocolate, no bars are allowed only bits – M&M’s and Smarties have both made the cut. Whew!!! BUT … Continue reading

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What Time Is It Gunnery Sargeant Hartman? B&W

Worst: Well, it’s that time of the week again when Mandy, my Personal Trainer, pays a visit. And today, I learned how to tell the time. Not by a watch, sun dials or any other conventional

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