Friday Family Spotlight – When the ocean speaks, I listen …..

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“Here bring your wounded heart, your heavy soul… Here tell your anguish, your fears, and your pain…Here may you find peace and serenity…There is no sorrow that the sea cannot heal.”~Anon. I hate cancer. I hate cancer. I hate cancer. I hate MOST everything about it.   Most? Yes, most. Let me explain.   Since my diagnosis […]

Little Pink Retreats Make Time for Hope – Carolina Country February Issue

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Click here for full article: Little Pink Retreats Make Time for Hope By Hannah Miller A woman kayaking on Oak Island’s Davis Canal wears a pink-billed cap with her orange life vest, a way to cover hair thinned by breast cancer treatment. Another breast cancer patient navigating the canal’s calm waters confesses that her life […]

2017 Emerald Isle family vacation

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Barbara Reece 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor August Emerald Isle, NC My family and I could never ask for a more memorable vacation. As a family we were able to reconnect and forget about breast cancer for a week. We met extra friends that became out families by the end of the week. All of the […]

Better than a Butler

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Alicia Kammerling 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor September Lake Tahoe, CA This story is not so much about me and yet is was all about me. I never once thought about my treatment during my Little Pink Retreat. It was about healing – healing for me and my family. I was so excited when my boys […]

Friday Family Spotlight: The Deitz’s family retreat

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Kellie Deitz 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor May Hatteras, NC I can hardly believe we were chosen for this retreat. I filled out the form and kind of forgotten about it. When I got the email, I was so besides myself. I was so excited to take my girls to the beach for the first time […]

Friday Family Spotlight: Dream Vacation Became Reality

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Janet Grubbs 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor September Oak Island, NC I am a single mother of three boys, ages 17, 22 and 25. For the past 12 or 13 years, I have wanted the four of us to go on a vacation together but we were never able to. My dream vacation was to go […]

Reader’s Digest – 10 Lives That Were Forever Changed Thanks to the Power of Generosity

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These stories of radical compassion reveal our inner humanitarians, the part of us that believes that if we live with an open heart, we just may find ourselves in a better world. BY GINA RYDER One story from a Little Pink Houses of Hope Participant is highlighted below.  For the complete article with all stories, please […]

Friday Family Spotlight: “LPHOH: So much more than a free vacation”

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by: Kathryn Edick November 22, 2017 As we drive back across the country to Michigan I reflect on our week from Little Pink House of Hope (LPHOH). When I filled out the application I did not know what I was signing up for. In reality, a free vacation sounded fun and too good to pass up. […]

Friday Family Spotlight: “Brady Bunch Family Retreat”

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Jamie Simmons 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor September Lake Tahoe, CA I am tremendously grateful for Little Pink Houses of Hope. Our trip to Tahoe was perfect for us to have a stress free vacation away from all of cancer treatment. The kids and adults both had a great time with all the activities. All of […]

Friday Family Spotlight: “Welcome back.”

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Sherri Allen 2017 Participant/Breast Cancer Survivor April Carolina Beach, NC My retreat with Little Pink helped me reconnect with myself as a person, not a cancer patient. After spending 7 months going through treatment for breast cancer, feeling fragile and scared, my Little Pink retreat was like a hard reset between being a cancer patient […]