Posts Tagged: christmas

Merry Christmas 2015!

Dear Friends and Family, Another year in the books, time marches on, the candle grows dimmer and so on and so forth as they say.  I love the holiday season for many reasons: the food, the gifts, gatherings with loved ones and a way to measure time.  As I have gotten older I have realized […]

Merry Christmas To You!

Dear Friends and Family, I am writing this the weekend I heard about the shootings inConnecticutso am writing with a heavy heart.  I have not been as affected by anything since 9-11.  The evil with which this man acted is beyond my ability to comprehend.  I have been talking with my students at church and […]

Don’t Be Despicable – Newtown Doesn’t Need it!

I was deeply saddened by the shooting last Friday as were all Americans and many across the world.  How could something so horrific happen in our country, in that idyllic little community and why?  We can try to explain it, but our explanations would do nothing to help those who were profoundly and directly affected […]

Santa Pals Prep

We do a really cool thing at San Jacinto where I teach school.  We adopt several, this year 42, students who are disadvantaged, in other words may not have much of a Christmas.  Each class gets one of these little Pre K kiddos and throw a party for them, complete with presents and all.  It […]