May Crowning

May Crowning

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of Care Celebration was in the air.  It was the day before Mother’s Day and while the clouds were thick overhead, the air surrounding the Santa Teresita campus was thick with hymns of praise, joy and laughter. From...
Messy, messy, messy…and fun!

Messy, messy, messy…and fun!

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of CareGooey white goop…after mixing up that concoction of corn starch and water…now, pick up some in your hands…is it solid or is it liquid? WAIT! It is BOTH! It is called Ooblek! Try it at home!We did and when you...
A Letter to My Big Sister, Therese

A Letter to My Big Sister, Therese

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of CareDear St. Therese,Thanks for such a special day to celebrate with you this past October 1st. When I saw the little Hayden children go up the aisle during the offertory procession at Mass, each bringing up a...
Home in Mary’s Embrace

Home in Mary’s Embrace

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of Care“A priest, a nun and a nurse were all driving to the ocean in a car one day…” Sounds like the beginning of a joke, but it’s not! It is the joyful reality of living at Santa Teresita at the service of the...
We Reap the Blessings of their Fidelity to Duty

We Reap the Blessings of their Fidelity to Duty

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of Care“So you also, when you have done all that you were commanded, say, ‘We are unworthy servants; we have only done what was our duty.’” ~ Luke 17:10A commander of the Police Department met one of our residents...
A Change of Perspective

A Change of Perspective

A Day in the Life of Santa Teresita…Our Neighborhood of CareIt all started on a very strange day. The weather wasn’t like the rest of the days during that season. It was a cold morning and I was just getting to work. As I was driving through the parking lot I...