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Monday, October 15, 2012

'p' is for pink tea time






Sandi at Rose Chintz Cottage is hosting a special Tea Time Tuesday for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  I am sharing a few of my very old and fragile pink teacups with you.




Limoges and Bridal Rose teacups



Our lives are as fragile as these old teacups and
we need to take care of ourselves.


Bridal Rose Bavaria






During this Breast Cancer Awareness month 
we are reminded to do regular monthly
breast self-examinations and to have a mammogram every 2 years.





Yes, it is painful.  But, you won't break.




We all know someone who has breast cancer.
We all know someone who lost their battle with it.




My sister is a breast cancer survivor and 
so is my best friend.
I know a young wife and mother who is battling this disease right now.
And I know others who have lost the battle.









Let's be aware.

Take care of your body.

Lend your support where you can.

Thank you Sandi, for hosting this weekly meme
and for making this topic of Breast Cancer Awareness Month the theme for this week.

{click on the pink link}



Blessings to you all.

Pamela






30 comments:

  1. What a beautiful post. I love those pretty old teacups, very special.

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  2. This was a lovely post and a good reminder for us ladies - thank you! Your teacups are very beautiful. Enjoy your day!

    Hugs,
    Stephanie

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  3. Hi Pamela,

    Oh, I just adore your pink tea setting! I too have the Bridal Rose Bavaria teacup. It is one of my favorites. I will say a prayer for your friend battling this disease. I went through it myself a few years ago.

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  4. Beautiful way to remind us by choosing tea and your precious pink teacups to take care of ourselves with breast exams and mammograms.

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  5. Nice post, Pamela and good reminder. The pictures are so pretty and feminine!

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  6. Beautiful post today, Pamela, both in pictures and words

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  7. Lovely post, and yes we all know some family touched by breast cancer. Love your delicate pink tea cups.

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  8. Our family has had breast cancer. Thank you for this wonderful post. Ladies, have your mammograms and do your monthly self breast exams. Early detection helps us so much.

    Pamela, Your lovely tea cups and saucers are exquisite! I love all of your precious china.

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  9. I think everyone has hit the nail on the head...
    Lovely post....lovely sentiments....lovely teacups...
    May I get you a piece of Apple Pie Bread to go????

    Cheers!
    Linda :o)

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  10. Wonderful post! Beautiful teacups and awesome message! May I add, lung cancer is even more deadly in women and we all need to take care of ourselves and breathe clean air whenever possible! Secondhand cigarette smoke can be deadly!

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  11. Lovely tea cups. Your references to Breast Cancer Awareness are so important. The more reminders the better.

    Hugs,
    Lois

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  12. Thank you, Pamela, for this wonderful post. Your message is very clear. We need to take care of ourselves. Your teacups are beautiful and so is your spirit. Have a beautiful week, my friend, and thank you for joining me for my special Pink Tea.

    Blessings,
    Sandi

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  13. Hello...love the pretty pink teacups....we have to aware....great post...Blessings Francine.

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  14. Hi Pamela,
    What a beautiful post today! Your words are so important and a very good reminder. Love your precious teacups, so pretty! Happy Tea Time day!
    Nancy

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  15. This is a great reminder. Thank you for the gentle prodding. :)

    ~Liz

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  16. Lovely post, Pam.. So thankful that the Lord healed me of breast cancer but we do need to do all we can to prevent it.. My test is next week..
    Your teacups are my second most favorite china.. grin..
    We do have the same taste...
    Blessings..

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  17. Hi Pamela,
    Thanks for the lovely pink tea with a great message!
    Your china is beautiful!
    Greetings from Portugal

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  18. Hi Pamela,
    Thanks for the lovely pink tea with a great message!
    Your china is beautiful!
    Greetings from Portugal

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  19. Timely message...beautiful pic's. Yes...we all know someone. An aunt...a friend...a neighbiour. Blessings!

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  20. Beautiful tea cups... and yes, I've known survivors and those who battled and lost. Thank goodness, it has never touched anyone in my family. I self check and get mamos...

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  21. Hi Pamela
    I don't speak Inglish But you imagen are very beautiful
    saludos

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  22. Lovely, thought-provoking post. It's especially sad when a young woman with children at home has cancer.

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  23. I can't encourage women enough to get that mammogram...my Mom was diagnosed this spring with Breast Cancer, and if she didn't get her mammo this spring, it would have been so much worse.

    It's better to know, and be able to fight it, then to put it off, and be helpless.

    A good technician should be able to do the mammogram with minimal discomfort.

    I love those cups, and I think that I might have a few like yours also.

    Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams





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  24. Hi Pamela,
    thank you for your encouraching words and this lovely tea table. I am always delighted when you visited my blog.
    Best greetings, Johanna

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  25. Wonderful presentation for Breast Cancer awareness! I am a survivor!! 8 yrs. now!!
    love and light Anna xo

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  26. Thanks for this post! So very important. I have had many friends with breast cancer. Fortunately for them AND me, they are all survivors. I'm sure that is due to early detection.

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  27. Stunning sweet teacups! I love it you showing it for the BCA month. Beautiful setting. Thank you dear Pamela for your lovely comments.
    FABBY

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  28. Hi Pamela!
    Thank you for a lovely pink tea. For such a worthy cause.
    ~Clara

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