Saturday, October 4, 2008


OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Fight Breast Cancer!

~ Join a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in your community.

~Volunteer or Contribute to aid research.

~Click to give.

~Early detection with mammograms, self exams and clinical breast exams.

~Make good lifestyle choices
Decrease your daily fat intake.

Increase fiber in your diet.

Eat fresh fruits and vegetables.

Limit alcohol.

Stay active.

Don't smoke.

~Become educated. Knowledge is power!

YOU have the power
I have the power
WE have the power to fight this disease in women and men.


Sunday 9:00 PM, I will draw a name from those who comment on this post. This cute pink tin cookie container filled with pink goodies will be sent to that person.

If you are not a blogger, please make sure you leave an email address for me to contact you.




Happy Pink Saturday!

What a lovely PINK giveway!

~ Gabriela ~

KatCollects said...

Great pink post about a very important topic, thank you!!!

Lori said...

Happy Pink Saturday,Deborah! A great post.

Francie of The Scented Cottage said...

Deborah that pail with the goodies is FABULOUS !

We are getting ready for the MMP shop hop on Monday to support this cause too.


Rosie's Whimsy said...

Great post, Deborah! You have put together one sweet giveaway :-) Rosie

Shabby Kim said...

Thanks for reminding all of us that October is breast cancer awareness month. It is something very important and is perfect for a Pink Saturday! Love the darling pink enamalware gift you are giving away. what a fun gift thta will be for the winner. Take care and have a great weekend.

Smilingsal said...

What a nice thing to do! Happy Pink Saturday! Please come visit me and check out my book giveaway.

vintagewindow said...

Great Post. Happy Pink Saturday!!


fitty's pinky rose cottage said...

Happy Pink Saturday! What a great giveaway you have! Do count me in.. would love to have a chance to win this awesome goodies! Have a great weekend!

Neabear said...

What a lovely pink giveaway! Count me in. Hope you have a Happy Pink Saturday!

jeanne said...

Deborah, what a great post for breast cancer month. We can save lives with more awareness. Thanks for your 'familiar' comment today. smile!

Count me in on the gift and thanks for such a nice give-a-way.

Love, Jeanne

splummer said...

Love your PINK SATURDAY! Beautiful thing your doing. It's all about self awareness! Take Care!!


Grandma Faith said...

I am so glad to see all the emphasis on breast cancer awareness. My prayer is that my grand-daughters will live in a world where breast cancer is a thing of the past. Keep up the good work. Thank you. Love, Faith

Joanna {sweet finds} said...

What a wonderful Cookie tin, anyone would be lucky to have that. You are so thoughtful. :) xoxo, Joanna

g said...

Great reminder, and a wonderful post. Happy Pink Saturday.

Virginia said...

Bless your heart, for posting about Cancer Awareness.
Happy Pink Saturday! Take care and have a great weekend.

Beverly said...

Happy Pink Saturday, Deborah. I love this post, and we must all unite to find a cure for all types of cancer.

Great giveaway! You are the best. ;-)

She'sSewPretty said...

Have a wonderful pink Saturday! I lost a very dear friend to breast cancer and I urge everyone to get their mammograms and do their montly checks!

Claudie said...

Thank you Deborah for the reminder to check your breast every day.
I have never seen such a pretty pink cookie container. I just made the boys some hot choc. and brought them a bag of they drank out of all my PINK mugs...but having a beautiful tin might make me bake cookies instead of buying them lol
Thanks a bunch

Stephanie said...

Yes!! Please enter me in your drawing.

You have so many great photos.

Happy Pink Saturday!


Melissa Wertz said...

Fabulous PINK post! And a great PINK Giftaway! Thanks so much.

Happy Pink Saturday!

Nerissa said...

What a wonderful post! Thank you for all the links.
Happy Pink Saturday

Montee said...

Anything with Cookies written on it, is a good thing. Happy Pink Saturday and thanks for reminding people about this being Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Ed said...

Ooo Happy Pink Saturday, my first time and a chance to win lovely goodies :-)

Diane@A Picture is Worth.... said...

Hi Deborah,
What a nice thing to do- looks like a wonderful giveaway!

Abuela Beauty said...

Hi Deborah!!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Besitos desde Argentina!!

CC said...

Such a lovely Pink Saturday..a great message..

Sweetie said...

Thank you for your interst in cancer diagnosis and treatment. I have a friend now who is in a Hospice. Her tragic journey began with breast cancer seven years ago.

thru pink curtaiins said...

i love giving things away and your gift looks really cute too. if you go on my web page i have done the same thing!!!

Cindy ~ My Romantic Home said...

I agree with everyone else...great post and great reminders!

That cookie tin is so cute!

Jenny S said...

What a wonderful, thoughtful gift. Mom has been fighting her breast cancer for 8 years now!! I know how important every little bit can be! Please enter me for the drawing!

Thrifty Miss Priss said...

what a fabulous giveaway! How sweet of you!

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest said...

Happy It's Almost Over Pink Saturday Post! :) My Saturday's are so busy I am just getting around to pink post. xo Lynn

Rhonda said...

Hi Deborah,

Very important topic, thanks for posting.


mystikal said...

Happy Pink Sat. This was a great post on a very important topic. Thank you for spreading the pink word

bj said...

Many thanks for this wonderful and informative PINK post, Deborah. I think most of us know someone fighting this terrible disease. My very best friend lost a breast to it but she is cancer free right now. Thanks again.
NOW...I WANT THAT CUTE CUTE CUTE COOKIE BUCKET !! haha..please do add my name to your growing list.
It's a very generous gift and thanks for giving us the chance to win it.
love, bj

Anonymous said...

I love you pink giveaway! What a great post!!! =] adena

Jenny said...

WHat a BEAUTIFUL {pink} giveaway!! So wonderful to see women reach out to other women. I pray we find a cure to this horrible disease.

Jenny in Maine

Stacey said...

Happy Pink Saturday! What a great post. So important for us all. I love your blog, and I am definitely going to try the cotton candy sugar cookies - YUM! :-) Stacey

adena said...

what a great post maybe you can find me now... I love the pink giveaway.
adena :)

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest said...

Wonderful pink post Deborah! Happy belated Pink Saturday, What a sweet pink give-away. ~ Lynn

Connie said...

I'm happy you found me, sweet chick!! I've never been here before but will from now on! Yesssssss, enter me into the drawing for that delight "PINK" fluff/stuff..... Happy to meet ya, honey pie.....

pammiejo said...

Absolutely adorable cookie container! I'd like to try for it! Thanks for nudging people about breast cancer awareness. PAM

~Becca~Bluebird Rose said...

I found your blog through Cindy of My Romantic Home.
What a thoughtfully sweet giveaway!

Vanessa Greenway said...

Hi Deborah! Hope you're doing just fine! I was away this weekend. We went to North Wilkesboro for the Apple Festival. Just returning... please count me in for this wonderful giftaway! Love, Vanessa

Beverly said...

Oh, I just love that pink cookie tin!! Happy pinkness to you!

Patricia said...

That was a lovely Pink give away. What a great post for such an important cause.Have a lovely new week.

pink wishes and shabby dreams said...

I am slowly getting around to every body lol, Happy pink Saturday. Cheers Debra.

Rhonda in OK said...

Pink is my favorite color and I will getting that mammo. the end of this month

Happy pink everything to you!

Lynn said...

Thank you for the reminders about taking care of ourselves and also just being educated.