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  • WHEN I'M 64...

    I'M GETTING MY FIRST BED IN YEARS

    My bed is arriving on Wednesday. It will be strange. I haven't had a bed for years. In fact I'm trying to remember when I last had one. I suffered for many years from depression, anxiety and PTSD which resulted in a very unstable life. On the...
  • Be more Zebra

    Friendship

    I've often contemplated what friendship is and what it means to me, as a child I lived a fairly insular life, my parents never had their friends to the house and I never had friends over to play, we were encouraged to join clubs and after school activities...
  • One day at a time

    One day at a time...

    First blog to help me keep sane; to write down my feelings and to connect with others fighting this horrible disease.  Background: Diagnosed with Breast Cancer PR+ ER+ HER2- 34 weeks into my pregnancy. New Mum, I have a 7 week old baby called...
  • Nourish - eating well with cancer

    Recipes from Jane - Chicken soup

    Chicken soup Preparation time: about 10 minutes Cooking time: about 1 hour and 20 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 5cm (2in) piece of fresh root ginger, peeled 1 chicken, about 1.4kg (3lb) 2 celery sticks 1 medium onion 1 medium potato 2 medium...
  • Community News Blog

    Guest post: Happy 6th year anniversary!

    Moomy is a retired Occupational Therapist, originally from Warwickshire, now living in northern Buckinghamshire with her disabled husband. Their daughter, a freelance musician, was diagnosed with what proved to be primary refractory Hodgkin lymphoma in...