Category Archives: Breast Cancer Awareness

Mommy’s Craft-giving

I have been working on a few crafts of my own lately.  My friend Marina and I have been making hope ornaments for the Ribbons of Hope Campaign at the hospital.  They sell for $15 and can be personalized on … Continue reading

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Recovering on a Wednesday

It’s eleven o’clock, and I’m still in my pajamas.  So are the kids.  They are playing in an empty box they call “the boat.”  Maggie says they’re going on an adventure.  I love cheap entertainment! We are laying low after … Continue reading

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Pink Weekend

I have been seeing pink for quite a few days now, and this weekend is only getting “pinker!”  I have been finishing some pink ribbon pendants with the help of a sweet lady named Cora, and I’ve been driving pink … Continue reading

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Ribbons of Hope

Here are a couple of examples of ornaments I am working on for a Power of Pink-sponsored fundraiser called “Ribbons of Hope,” a Memorial Medical Center of West Michigan project.  The money will go towards breast cancer education and free … Continue reading

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A Table for a Cause

I recently participated in Festival of Tables, a fundraiser for the Memorial Medical Center’s Women’s Imaging Center.  Here is my entry, a tablescape titled “Summer Dinner by the Garden.”     So much fun!  Here is the description of my … Continue reading

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Pink Letter

Here is the letter I was asked to write for the paper.  What do you think? Will it help convince the city that this is a worthwhile campaign?  Will it inspire others to host a “Pink Swap?” Dear Editor, Thank … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I am sitting here with Maggie and Walt at the breakfast table. We’ve just eaten precooked sausage and frozen waffles. Thank God for frozen waffles. They make pre-coffee, early mornings bearable. I guess that this is the day to make … Continue reading

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