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Thread: Chemo Quilts

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    Chemo Quilts

    Hi everybody, I sure miss being on here lately... Hopefully I will be able to get on more soon. PaintMeJudy posted a request for me: http://www.quiltingboard.com/request...s-t286234.html ,and here are the quilts we have received so far. They are being donated to the Chemo Unit of the Cancer center in Orlando, FL where I am receiving my treatments. Thought you might enjoy seeing them. A big thank you to all...
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    I eat, I sleep, I quilt, I eat, I sleep, I quilt... awwwww retirement! I earned it, I deserve it, I'm lovin' it!

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    Beautiful quilts for a very worthy cause.

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    Lovely quilts sure to bring a bit of loving sunshine in the midst of the storms of life. It takes so much courage to go through chemo and the brave souls who do need the uplift of outreaching love from others. These quilts fit that description.

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    Beautiful quilts and will be so appreciated!
    Have a Blessed & Prosperous Day !
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    very touching.....
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    Wonderful project. Nice quilts!

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    Great project!

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    you have been busy, all are very nice.
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    Have a great day and happy sewing !

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    Lovely, and for such a good cause.

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    Beautiful quilts and for such a good cause. Hope you are doing well.

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    A lovely bunch of quilts for a great cause. I am hoping that you are doing well with your treatments.
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    beautiful quilts. I hope they keep someone warm
    put off till tomorrow what you can do today, and if you procrastinate long enough, you may never have to do it.

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    That is a great group of quilts. Hope and pray all goes well as you have your treatments.

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    Jan, it was good to see your post & I hope your chemo treatments are going well. Prayers for you during this time. The donated quilts are just lovely & will be a blessing to those who receive them. Thanks for posting the pictures.

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    Hope you feel the love and prayers going out to you and those who can use the quilts. They are lovely. Thanks for sharing. BrendaK
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    they are all very nice bless you for doing these!!
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    Very pretty, they will be warm and welcomed.

    Good luck to you Just Jan.
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    Jan, it is so nice of you to want to comfort the others going through this battle with you. They all look beautiful and I pray that they will indeed bring comfort to all who receive them.

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    Nice contributions... I'm sure they will provide comfort to those in need. Thanks for sharing.
    attitude is everything...the rest will fall into place.

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    Question - what is the best size? And what kind of batting do you use?

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    Beautiful quilts. I also had cancer in 2007. Since my cancer, I have been volunteering at the YMCA here in Massachusetts Monday and Wednesday night for their program Live Strong. On Tuesday nights I volunteer for their program Live Stronger. It's a great program. Jan when your ready, I hope there's a Live Strong program in your area. You meet so many people going through the same as you, their friendship keeps you going, for your future.

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    Great quilts and for such a worthy cause. I also love the fact that they are not pink and do not have the cancer ribbons. While many want that in their quilts, it is nice to offer alternatives.

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    The quilts are all gorgeous & will be so appreciated. Hope you are doing well. Keep us posted

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    Quote Originally Posted by cindyb View Post
    Question - what is the best size? And what kind of batting do you use?
    Cindy - all the info is in the original posting I did -- you'll find if on the link in Jan's first posting, #1 on this thread. It tells you sizes and info. Let me know if I can be of help. I am fielding emails and PMs for Jan.
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    Nice chemo quilts.
    Carol

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