I am Lizelle Knott

I am a wife, a mom, a TWO-times cancer survivor!  I am Lizelle Knott. On 29 January 2014, at the age of 33, I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in my right breast.  My little boy was only 14 months old at the time. At first, when I contacted my GP about a lump in my breast …

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YOUR VOICE

There are no words to describe the elation when we, at Pink Trees for Pauline hear from YOU, our supporters and volunteers.  Never forget that we cherish your input because you are the heartbeat of this project. The post on the Pink Trees for Pauline Facebook page for today, 22 June 2016, was a quote …

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SO MANY LIVES TO TOUCH

“When we lend a helping hand, maybe we’ll begin to understand what is right and what is wrong. And when we dream another’s dream, instead of doing our own thing, maybe we’ll sing a different song and WE’LL BE MORE OF WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS!” These are the lyrics of the official Pink Trees for …

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The Princess and the Dragon

You see the posts as you scroll through Facebook.  Friends, family and strangers praying for children diagnosed with cancer.  Desperate cries for miracles.  Just this week another little princess starting with chemo, notes and prayers posted by her father and grandmother.  Her mommy is too emotional and tired and who could blame her?  The mere …

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So God made a Dog

Whether you are a ‘dog person’ or not, we all know the ‘dog heart’.  It is a phenomena that is nearly impossible to explain… Yet you know that dogs show undying loyalty… You know that hugging a dog and feeling his warm body / breath resonates deep within the soul… You know that ‘dog kisses’ are silly and wet…maybe …

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Your Epic Journey

  We met Ben Vermeulen and Stephan Visser on our Facebook page this week…the two Epic Heroes who sported our Pink Trees for Pauline cycling colours on the 2nd day of the Cape Epic.  The Absa Cape Epic has been accredited as hors categorie (beyond categorisation) by the Union Cycliste Internationale. Among other events in world cycling …

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Michelle’s journey

We are blessed to share in the experiences of others, especially when they inspire us.  Michelle Raphaella Fredman is such an inspirational being and so wise at the age of 23.  Thank you for allowing us to share your journey with the Pink Trees for Pauline community, Michelle.  Be blessed! “So…If you had asked me …

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LOVE MADE VISIBLE

In February much emphasis is placed on romance and love.  It is however also the month when International Cancer Day and International Childhood Cancer Day is celebrated.  Love made visible needs to be cherished and celebrated and with this blog we would like to take you on a journey that will lift your heart… During …

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The Cell

What an amazing responsibility we have.  To look after ourselves with wisdom and to treasure life. Did you know…the cell: The basic structural and functional unit of any living thing. Each cell is a small container of chemicals and water wrapped in a membrane. There are 100 trillion cells in a human, and each contains …

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The Light

How I wish I could make the world a better place.  Life is to be lived by each one of us in a very distinct and unique manner.  All our tests, although in the midst of people around us, is a very lonely state we find ourselves in.  Sometimes we live life only to prove …

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