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Today We Walked, One Day A Cure

In case you couldn’t tell, I’m back home to The Best Place On Earth.
Mes vacances sont terminées
I’m also back to looking out longingly to the mountains somehow convinced my utopian life lies beyond those mountains.
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Walking For the Cure

CIBC Run for the Cure

Last month was Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we did the CIBC Run for the Cure with my mom.


This was the second year walking with my mom, and this time it felt a little different

Last year my mom had just started chemo, and there was much uncertainty.

This year she walked with Chemo, radiation and a mastectomy behind her.

For Her Twin Ali


There’s still uncertainty but it’s uncertainty speckled with hope.

Hope & Courage

The pink survivor shirts had the word ‘Courage’ written on them, and there were a lot of pink shirts this year.

These events are just not about fund-raising for breast cancer research and awareness;

It brings survivors together, letting them know that they are not alone.

One More KM to Go

It was colder this year; we finished the long walk in 1:17mins – mom said it felt longer.

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