Tuesday, October 20, 2009

going pink...

october is breast cancer awareness month and i heart faces is flying on board this week with the "PINK" theme...hey, the nfl did it, so we bloggers can too, right!?

in all seriousness, do your self breast exams each month, ladies...and if you are a guy, remind the women you love to, well, do the right thing.

i had a lumpectomy at 26...yep, 26, that i found on my own during a self exam. it quite possibly saved my life...it was precancerous and contained...

do the stinking self breast exams. if you don't know how...go HERE.

13 comments:

BoufMom9 said...

LOVE this beautiful photo!!!

Great message too.

ps My pink post is here:
http://bouffard11photos.blogspot.com/

Julia Spencer said...

Cool Photo.... - Your "post a comment" link is hidden.... I had to highlight the whole section to find it....

Jen said...

such a cute pink baby!

Tabitha And Family said...

She makes me smile!!

Momisodes said...

A great photo for pink week. I couldn't agree more with your message. I found a lump as well in my 20's upon self-exam. Early detection is so important.

Meegan said...

Love the photo!

He & Me + 3 said...

Super cute picture of Sof and thanks for the reminder.

Kimmy said...

Adorable pic!!! And what a great way to remind us what we need to do :o)

serline said...

Her laughter is contagious.

TMI Tara said...

CUTE! I love her hat :)

Mammatalk said...

Great reminder. Love the picture. Adorable!!

Alice said...

how sweet! i love it all, all the way down to her little pink crocs!

i have my shot posted now, too. feel free to come on over and visit anytime :O).

Steph at Problem Solvin' Mom said...

well said and such a cute photo! :)