Saturday, October 1, 2011

Breast Cancer Awerness Blog Hop

 If you're looking for the "All Things Royal" Blog Hop - CLICK HERE

PhotobucketHello everyone and welcome to the Breast Cancer Awareness blog hop!! We want to spread the news about this deadly disease that could be cured if it is diagnosed in time. I know that each and everyone of us has been touched by someone with cancer or has had it themselves. Please invite your family and friends to participate in the hop. Losing a family member or friend to this disease is very difficult. I hope you all hop through this journey with us.

Our hostess would love it if you would hop back to the beginning when you're done and let her know which project you liked the most . Our hostess will be giving away a bag of goodies that can be used to scrap with plus a $15.00 gift certificate. You must leave a comment on each blog and become a member of each blog to be eligible for the candy, if you are already a member please mention that in your comment.

There are three wonderful sponsors for this hop:

Our first sponsor is Jillian Vance who's favorite color is pink and who will be offering a set of her stamps.

Our second sponsor is Micelle from Cloud 9. She is offering a $20.00 GC to use on her sight.

Jennifer Restivo will be offering a $10 GC to or oh my crafts.

Here is the line up for this hop that we are sure will open your eyes and remind you to get an exam or to encourage someone you love to.

1. Denise -
2. Kari -
3. Faith -
4. Haidee-
5. Becky -
6. Bunny -
7. Jillian -
8. Amy Jo -
9. Gill  -
10. Jennifer -
11. Paula D
12. Tonya Wilson-
13. Debbie Trevenen
14. Carol Carlson
15. Pam Bray
16. Linda Simpson
17. Linda Jover
18. Michelle Peak
19. Ellen Jarvis
20. Jearise <---You are Here.
21. Brynn <---Please go Here.
22. Charity Donaldson
23. VinDeeLoo (Denise Lewis)
24. Jamie
25. Donna Lee
26. Rachelle Larsen-
27. Kristy Asche -
28. Sylvia-
29. Cathy

This is a little pink card with a BIG job. I thought it would be nice to make a reminder card to send out to friends to remind them that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and to encourage them to get their early breast exam.

I used a brad to hold on the little appointment note so it can be removed and put on a bulletin board or calendar.

Flower card: Wild Cartridge cut at unlinked 8.50 width and 4.00 height on light pink plain card stock by Recollections
Flower: I'm not for sure since I cut extras when I'm working on other projects but it is from a one of my Cricut cartridges and is a six pedal flower in a darker shade of pink card stock.
Stamp: Think Pink by Hampton Art
Ink for stamp and edges: Complimentary shades of dark pink and white from ColorBox with clear embossing powder over stamp.
Bic Markers were used to color the little flower pedals and leaves.
Ribbon: Simply Grosgrain by Offray #CA07795
Background Paper: American Girl paper stack
Inside Circle with saying: Ashlyn's Alphabet circle cut at 2 inch width
Inside Circle with Appointment Info: Alphalicious circle with hole cut at 1.50 inches height

I'm also giving away Blog Candy for this hop. This Pink Ribbon key chain. I put it together myself. : ) Just make sure you become a follower or are one already and leave me a comment and I'll be having a drawing using on Sunday and I'll notify the winner on here and by email.


  1. That reminder is a really cute idea! TFS!!

  2. Your reminder card is a great concept ... and I love that the reminder pin/tag is removable to put on a calendar. I think I'll make something similar for my girlfriends, too! (AND myself!!!)

    Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

  3. P.S. I went to check to be sure I'm a follower and for whatever reason, Blogger doesn't show your list of followers. I'll subscribe via e-mail ... your blog is great!!

    Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

  4. Fantastic idea for this card. I have only made it one time but I think I'll make more with your great idea! LOVE it!

  5. What a wonderful cause for a hop. I love your card! Thanks for raising awareness and for the chance to win :)

  6. Blogger is up to tricks today. Can not follow you and several others but the hop is wonderful. Love your projects. Will follow by email. Thanks

  7. Beautiful project and love what you have done. Enjoyed hopping with you for such a wonderful cause.

    Linda xxx

  8. I love this card, and I love the idea for the appointment reminder. If we all sent a card with the reminder to make an appointment, we may be able for someone to catch this horrible disease early enough to save someones life. Karen♥

  9. What a great idea, kind of like a *save the date* Clever! **new follower**

  10. Very nice reminder card. I am a follower.
    Katsews at Gmail dotcom

  11. I am a happy follower now and your card is perfect. What an amazing hop to be in, this is so nice that everyone created things for such a good cause and to keep awareness up. My mother, grandmother, an aunt, and sister have all had breast cancer, and they are all blessed survivors.

  12. What a neat idea!
    New follower!

  13. Jearise I love your cards. Thank you so much for sharing us and participating in this wonderful event for so many that have either had, have or has a person in their life with cancer of any kind. I am a follower and thank you for sharing with us and have a great weekend. Hugs, Dee:)

  14. Hi, I am a new follower. I love your card.
    joyfulhrt at gmail dot com

  15. Hi there,

    I see we are in a few hops together so I figured I'd become a follower. :0) What a wonderful idea to send to your friends! That is so thoughtful! Love it. TFS and for some inspiration. Thank you also for the giveaway! I hope I'm lucky cause I really want that keychain! :0)

    Be sure to stop by my blog to enter my 500 followers giveaway and stop by my blog for current hops I'm in and a chance to win even more blog candy!

    Amy Jo (new follower)

    amyjrockstar at gmail dot com
    DT Member:

  16. Wow!!! I LOVE this idea! I'm a huge fan of making notes, lists, reminders etc. It's such a great idea! Well done!

    Well done on being part of such a worthy cause.

    I'm a new follower.

    Lisa xx

  17. What a fabby project and such a novel great idea. Thank you for sharing it. its great to be part of this hop with you

  18. Great reminder card!!! I'll have to use that idea for my mammographery patients!!

  19. New follower! Great card & idea to have the fold over..
    craftycardgallery at gmail dot com


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