Tuesday, October 19, 2010

CCC# 47

This is for challenge # 47 for CCC. It was a card for breast cancer awareness. Use any cartridge and any colors. I hope you play along too.

This was a hard card to do, because last May my mother-in-law was diagnosed with breast cancer. She has multiple sclerosis, so I wondered if she was going to win this battle. She went through chemo and is now almost done with radiation. They had to stop the chemo, because her immune system was not bouncing back from it and she was having complications. Her body is always so frail. The words I used in this card to me describe her determination to over come this awful disease. I wish more people would have her determination. I know for some it is just too late by the time they find out. Some battle it multiple times, only to lose in the end. I wish there was a cure so that so many women and a few men would not lose their lives to this. I wish that those who are suffering would be surrounded by love and comfort. I just wish that no one feel like that have to go through this alone.


  1. What a pretty card and beautiful sentiment :) I'm glad to hear your MIL is fighting hard. TFS

    michelle (CCC DT#2)

  2. Your card is a wonderful reminder to those who are still fighting... and I too pray that someday there will be a cure! :o) Excellent job on this weeks Challenge! :o)
    Theresa (DT#2)

  3. Very pretty card! Love the saying and the embossed background.

    Connie :) (DT2)

  4. Great card. Love how you used such a personal story to come up with the words on this card. I'm sure this challenge was pretty emotional for you.

    Vee (CCC DT2)

  5. Great message on this beautiful card, my very best thoughts to your MIL, I hope she keeps up the good fight! Great job DT team mate!

  6. Great job on the card. I will keep you, your family, yor MIL and everyone else fighting this battle in my thoughts and prayers. Great job on CCC #47!