"Live in your life"
The one common thread which has woven through my life is my love of the gym, "my happy place" I have come to appreciate the simple ability to participate in life.
Knowing the determination to do better is what has kept me inspired in life. Whatever lessons life has given me, I know that they are all but lessons to look inside, for life is in fact within.
As I sat In my car at 5pm on the 31st July 2016 I was told on the phone I had cancer. Lymphoma, a rare one which only 80 people in the world have, so I am aware that I am rare.
Sometimes we are given things to stop us, to make us look inside and re-evaluate. Everything stopped, my life as I knew it. I felt my energy failing, my toenails started falling off and my teeth started cracking. I was reduced to stillness. But through the stillness acceptance came and then courage appeared in silent form.
Am blessed beyond belief to say I am in remission. I am back at the gym training but with more determination, more focus and more meaning. I know whatever comes my way, I will survive for I am a survivor.
So I would like to wish you enough and give your smile to yourself.
To be inspired is a gift, To inspire is an honour.
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I'm Michelle and proud to be an ambassador for Never Look Back Active Wear.I am 42 years young, a wife and a mother of 2 children aged 6 & 8 years old and work part-time while doing the mum juggling-act, which most women can relate too I'm sure.I'm not going to delve into my past [...]
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Ingredients500g Beef fillet sliced1 tablespoon olive oil or coconut oil2 teaspoons chilli paste2 cloves garlic crushed12 basil leaves torn2 tomatoes seeded and diced100g baby beans blanched1 continental cucumber dicedCrispy noodles to serveSteamed rice to serveMethod1. Combine the sliced beef fillet, garlic and chilli paste in a small bowl.2. Heat the oil in a large wok [...]
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Never Look Back has now been changing women’s lives for the past two years, we have made it to our second year in business and although the road has had some twists and turns, we are so proud to be able to say that we have made it past the trial phase, thanks to the [...]
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