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Not the Iron Man

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Quite by accident I found out I that have iron deficiency anemia. Anemia is a condition in which you don’t have enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen to your tissues.

Not An Honourable Man…

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“Please understand, Honourable President, when I use the term “honourable”, I do it out of respect for the traditions and conventions of this House. But please do not take it literally. For you, Honourable President, are not an honourable man. You are a broken man, presiding over a broken society.”

From Russia with Love

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We hosted our first official cuisine taster party on Saturday with the theme “From Russia with Love”. In short the idea is that each couple prepare a small dish in accordance with the theme for all the other guests.

Sharma Karma

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I remember Chris Sharma talking about climbing at the edge of his abilities, on a route that has never been climbed before. The point of the conversation was how to keep going – when do you give up and say it’s impossible? At that point he was falling off a route about 10meters into the water each time, for something like 50 tries already.

The Ocean Cleaup

Ocean Cleanup

Please go and have a look at the site ( www.theoceancleanup.com ), it’s an amazing effort being made and it’s made possible by donations.

To Be Is To Do. Find a Way.

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“You go ahead, you go ahead and sit back in your comfortable chair and you be the critic, you be the observer, while the brave one gets in the ring and engages and gets bloody and gets dirty and fails over and over and over again, but yet isn’t afraid and isn’t timid and lives life in a bold way.”