Tag Archives: holidays

Oceans, Food, Fines and an Anthem

The weather felt a little more like fall again yesterday. Makes me want soup, tea, and hot toddies. Also makes me appreciate warmth and big, hot meals. The San Francisco Food Bank is getting ready for the holidays by opening a new food pantry, its 200th, to meet increasing demand. The new pantry will be located at the Lutheran Social...

What Does Martin Luther King Day Mean?

Monday marked Martin Luther King Day, and while many observed the holiday by sleeping in late and enjoying a welcomed break from school, others  shared their thoughts and feelings about the slain Civil Rights leader and the legacy that he left behind. People give their opinion on what Martin Luther King Day means to them. Made an appearance in Mission...

Hey Kids! Sizing Down My Holidays 12-10 to 12-18

Sizing Down My Holidays 12 – 10 to 12 – 18 Hey Kids! is a weekly feature looking at what’s coming up for families and kids of all ages. Hello Mission Families-the winter holiday season is upon us in all his glorious madness. Nary a turkey has passed me by, and I am already exhausted. The first Monday of every...