Beauty Gives Back & Look Good Feel Better ~ SDM Holiday Beauty Gala

  Some background information on this event: About BEAUTY GIVES BACK The mandate of Beauty Gives Back is clear, real and relevant: "We dedicate ourselves to treating the emotional fallout from cancer. Using the sum total of our knowledge, experience, expertise and resources, we do what women trust and rely on us to do – to make them feel human again in the face of the ravages of cancer and its treatment. In doing so, we help restore their confidence, and the confidence of those … [Read more...]

September is #ChildhoodCancer Awareness Month

Officially, September is #ChildhoodCancer Awareness Month, but the illness is a concern that lasts year-round and beyond.  Childhood cancer remains one of the leading causes of death for adolescent children, and hundreds of new children are diagnosed with a type of the cancer every year. You can help fight #ChildhoodCancer in many ways;  if your family is affected, there are many resources available to you. EVENTS  Become involved with an event such as: St. Baldrick's The Purple … [Read more...]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month {Healthy Living}

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month   What is breast cancer?   Breast Cancer Awareness Month ~ Breast cancer starts in the cells of the breast. The breast tissue covers an area larger than just the breast. It extends up to the collarbone and from the armpit across to the breastbone in the centre of the chest. The breasts sit on the chest muscles that cover the ribs. Each breast is made of glands, ducts (thin tubes) and fatty tissue. Lobules are groups of glands that can … [Read more...]

~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Cancer Awareness Month {w/LINKY}

April is the month to fight back! Wear a daffodil to show your support for Canadians living with cancer and let them know that no one has to face cancer alone. … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ "Movember 30th" ~

A HUGE thank you to all the men (and women) who did their part to raise awareness of prostate cancer! Monica … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ "Movember" ~

My son just sent me this picture of his "Movember" stash in support of prostate cancer awareness.  (Geez, I hope he doesn't keep growing it all month!!) Monica     … [Read more...]