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Friday, October 26, 2012

Cancer Awareness Pink Saturday


Today is Pink Saturday with Beverly and friends.  She would love having you drop by http://howsweetthesound.typepad.com/my_weblog. She is entertaining us with a Cancer Awareness gathering.

A few days ago our local newspaper, the Star-Telegram, suggested if you or someone you knew was a cancer survivor, submit your story.  This was a special feature that they printed with several pages. There were so many touching stories.

Pink has  always been a good color, but the month of October you can find it everywhere .


Last but not least, I  am leaving each one that has had any experience with this terrible thing, a beautiful pink rose.





23 comments:

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

Hello LV,
Yes, there are many touching and brave stories involving this horrible disease. I pray we find a cure and soon!
♥ Jil

Ann said...

I'm featuring my sis Katie today who just had a mascectomy a few months ago. She is doing really good. I like the paper, did they really color the pages pink? Love the shirt.
Ann

Holly said...

That's just what I needed today, LV! Thank you.
I'm having a giveaway, so stop by and enter! Happy Pink Saturday!

Marilou Bain said...

Happy Pink Saturday L, what a wonderful post and I love the pink newspaper! Hugs Marilou

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Happy Pink Saturday, LV! Your pink rose is gorgeous. How wonderful that the newspaper ran those stories and in pink too! Thank you for sharing and have a lovely weekend.

Blessings,
Sandi

bj said...

Such a great post...I will take two of the roses..I have 2 friends that have beat breast cancer...thank goodness.
Now, come over...I have someone really, REALLY...REALLY cute to show you. :)))) I won't say who it is but his initials are JD. tee hee

Ruth's Photo Blog said...

I LOVE that pink rose.

Kathryn Ross said...

Very lovely rose in honor of many brave women! And, yes, milady - I would say that you probably have many lovely vintage goodies!
Joy!
Kathy

Jeanne, backyard neighbor said...

Awwww LV, the pink rose is inspiring. My sister and her daughter both are breast cancer survivors. It is so scary because it runs in our family. Your post is so sweet.

Don't forget to get your mammogram. Go Pink for Cancer.
Hugs, Jeanne

Linda M. said...

Happy Pink Saturday LaVoice, Thanks for your visit and comment. I didn't think about the time change in November when I posted my watch ring. Thanks for the reminder. I too do not like when we spring ahead and fall back. Joyous Wishes, Linda

romance-of-roses said...

Happy Pink Saturday, beautiful pink rose, I just love pink. Also like the pink newspaper. I pray a cure is found very soon. Hugs, Lu

Cloudia said...

Bless You!



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Leovi said...

Precious that rose. Last Sunday I participated in a fun run to donate funds to an association of women with breast cancer. Greetings.

The Rosegarden in Malevik said...

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kitty said...

Hi LV, what a lovely tribute to all the breast cancer survivors. XO

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

Hi LV hope you are doing well. Always love to stop by and visit you on Pink Saturdays.
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racheld said...

It's always good to see your new post pop up. I, too, shared a pink rose on PS today---probably the last one we'll see standing this year, for the leaves and damp and cold have sent them all to await Spring.

rachel

Kay Ellen said...

Such pretty post LV
Happy Pink Saturday & breast cancer awareness...
Your pink rose photo is beautiful!!

Kay Ellen

Sue McPeak said...

What a beautiful Pink Rose, LV. Isn't it amazing how so many people have come forward to share their stories? It's been such a PINK Filled year and month of October with so many organizations and individuals supporting Breast Cancer Awareness as well as all cancers. It's made such a difference in the Fight For A Cure!!!! Happy Pink Saturday!

Tobi Britton*pinkpixieforest.blogspot.com said...

Dear sweet LV,
How do you manage to always visit us all?? I swear, no matter how many weeks go by that I haven't posted, you always see when I do and leave me a lovely comment! You are a gem LV. Thank you for that my friend :) and than you for the lovely rose!
Sparkly hugs,
Tobi and the pixies

Chubskulit Rose said...

"Pink is the new black" is really cool!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

A lovely post LV! We all know so many who have dealt with this...I'm glad I scrolled backwards to see this post as I'd missed it earlier.

Annesphamily said...

Your share is beautiful and very thoughtful. I lost my favorite aunt to this dreaded disease. Your tribute is lovely.