3 posts tagged breast cancer awareness month
One of our favorite things about Melissa “Mellie” Davis’ blog, The Fat Apple, NYC, is its tagline: “Doing NYC in Plus Size Style.” Davis, a New York-based fashion insider, has her finger on the pulse of and trends—from the Food Network’s Wine & Food festival to the hottest new plus size lines. Best of all, she always finds a way to make gorgeous style for curvy ladies both easy and fun.
October signifies many things to many people: Halloween, pumpkins, fall clothing, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For me, Breast Cancer Awareness is a bittersweet part of the year. My sister had breast cancer. It’s hard to write that, mainly because I use the past tense to refer to her. She was diagnosed early in life and lost her battle very soon after. While there’s pain there, there’s also hope.
I’ve been able to see her two daughters grow up to be amazing women who have many opportunities for greatness. I’ve also seen brands and companies join forces with foundations like The Breast Cancer Research Fund, American Cancer Society, and Susan G. Komen for the Cure that are working to find a way to eradicate this disease. Here are just a few of the (stylish) ways that you can support breast cancer research and help save lives.