It has been a LONG time since I've written on my blog, and I have a LOT to say.
November 11th was the big Sketti for Nettie Benefit. It was a huge success. Sooo many people showed up - I was amazed. People I hadn't seen in years were there. I tried to talk to as many people as I could, but it was impossible to talk to everyone. I appreciate everyone who worked on the committee and put
everything together. The donations were overwhelming. The food was delicious. The prize baskets were outstanding. The music was perfect. And the MC was his usual silly self. I thank everyone who played a part in it. The "Be Brave" video was one of the highlights for me. I still watch it almost everyday, and it brings tears to my eyes almost every time. The video highlights special people in my life, including my family, my friends, my students, my co-workers, even my care givers. Here is a link to the video so you can see it: Kick Some Mass Video . The benefit really uplifted me and helped me get through to the end of the year.[...]