Author Archives: Alexandra Wallace Currie

About Alexandra Wallace Currie

A breast cancer survivor since October 2010 with loads to talk about and share! Founder of The Pink Pom-Pom Project - a crafting for cancer therapy initiative helping other victims, friends and family through treatment and diagnosis. Now based in Fairfield, CT, USA, The PPPP hosts monthly Stitch&Bitch events and Open Crafting classes to local community organisations. We hope to teach everyone that working with your hands is easy and anything is possible!

VOTY, Home Town Hero & Bee Keeping

http://connecticut.news12.com/features/hometown-hero/hometown-hero-1.4102638 We have been busy! We have finally been recognized for the past 3 years’ efforts changing lives within the Bridgeport community! So far The Pink Pom-Pom Project has been recognized for a few awards, here they are: 2013 Best … Continue reading

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WE WON!!!!! The Best Of The Gold Coast Award 2013

Holy Moly! We were nominated as The Pink Pom-Pom Project (PPPP) for The Best Of The Gold Coast Awards 2013 and WE WON in the Arts & Crafts category! This is for the entire state of Connecticut!!!! We have had … Continue reading

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CBS Sports Interview Jeff Keith: Brains Behind CT Challenge & The Cancer Survivorship Center, Southport, CT

Saturday, April 6th, is a very special day. It’s a very special day not only to Me and every cancer survivor in CT, but to Jeff Keith as well, one of the Founder’s of The CT Challenge and the brains … Continue reading

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Move Over Taco Bell – Here Comes Kitchen Meets Girl & The Black Peppercorn!

Once in a while there comes a time where you have to put the carrots and celery down and enjoy some of life’s little culinary mishaps called Junk Food. When I get into this mode, this ‘Foodie’ becomes the ‘Junk … Continue reading

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The Mighty Dragonfly!

Each day my son’s school publishes fun little facts about our planet, our Country, local stories about local restaurants, sports and events. Today’s main story was about the Mighty Dragonfly. I couldn’t help myself, so I have cut and paste … Continue reading

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How A Little Flower Changed My Life & Theirs

It’s been a long time dream of mine to work with children who come from challenging family life and difficult community situations. I finally got my wish 2 weeks ago when the first 18 out of 80 children came to … Continue reading

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a little square’s Spring 2013 Fashion Show Benefitting The Pink Pom-Pom Project

The results are in and it turned out more than I ever expected! There are a lot of firsts lately, my first store and my first fashion show benefitting the Pink Pom-Pom Project! I couldn’t be more thankful to those … Continue reading

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Congratulations Laura King – Our BIG BLUE Game WINNER!

Helllllooooooo people, we have a winner! Last Saturday, one of our new customers at a little square LLC, played ‘Where’s Big Blue?’ and won a $100 gift certificate in store! We decided to play this game to get our client’s … Continue reading

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Our Hearts Are Very Heavy

Our hearts are very heavy not only in the State of Connecticut, but all across the world, after having heard the terrible news that a gunman opened fire in Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT. The news has reported … Continue reading

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Dwight Elementary Celebrates Blue Ribbon Distinction – Yeah Shep & Carsen!

This year just keeps getting better, Shepherd and Carsen’s school, Dwight Elementary, was awarded earlier this year with The Blue Ribbon of Distinction award by the Obama Administration.

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