#CFRelationship – Sabrina’s Husband Adam

where/how did you guys meet? We first met when I was in 10th grade and Sabrina was in 8th grade and we were trick-or-treating in the same neighborhood (I know, everything about that statement sounds ridiculous).  Several months later, I was with my younger brother waiting in line at a movie theater when I felt...
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#CFRelationship – Shawn’s Wife Jill

Where/how did you guys meet? We met through a mutual friend—he lived at the beach (in his hometown of Orange Beach, AL) and I was on spring break. I was still in school at Auburn and he was working in his hometown about 4 hours away. We dated long-distance for about a year and a...
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#CFRelationship – Lea’s Boyfriend Paul

Where/how did you guys meet? Dating App – Coffee Meets Bagel What is your favorite activity to do together? Eating, relaxing and hanging out with friends What is one of your SO’s funny habits? She has pretty poor balance so she’s always running into things and falling over. What do you like best about your...
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#CFRelationship – My Girlfriend Darcy

Here’s a cool series for Valentine’s Week! Each day I’ll post a new blog written by the significant other of a person with CF. We’re also going to run 3 episodes of Breathe In – Today, Wednesday and Friday – each will feature Lea’s boyfriend, Tiffany’s boyfriend and my girlfriend respectively. I wanted to explore...
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It’s Okay to Poke Fun at Your Terminal Illness

It’s okay for other people to do it too… I think one of the most humanizing things we can do is destigmatize chronic/terminal illness. Everything surrounding CF is so goddamn serious ALL the time. It’s almost like some people look at us as if we are fragile beings incapable of free human life. For example,...
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