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Innovative Tongue-Touch Keypad (TTK) Device Gives New Voice

By Mountain Shadows / August 27, 2021 /

Innovative Tongue-Touch Keypad (TTK) Device Gives New Voice to Resident Stacy Bibb by Sheryl Wilde Born 11 weeks early, Stacy Bibb weighed only two pounds at birth. He was diagnosed with severe athetoid cerebral palsy. ​ Now nearly 47 years old, Stacy weighs 80 pounds. His mental capacity is that of a 12-year-old and he has the developmental…

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For Mountain Shadows Residents, Love Grows Here

By Mountain Shadows / August 27, 2021 /

Mountain Shadows Residents, Love Grows Here by Sheryl Wilde “A garden is the grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.” Gertrude Jekyll As a fragile seedling begins to emerge from the soil, so too have traces of new life begun to surface at Mountain Shadows…

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UCSD Team Offers Engineering with a Touch of Love

By Mountain Shadows / August 27, 2021 /

UCSD Team Offers Engineering with a Touch of Love by Sheryl Wilde Science can amuse and fascinate us all, but it is engineering that changes the world. ~Isaac Asimov Most of you already know Mountain Shadows is a heaven-on-earth kind of place where angels dwell and miracles happen daily, but we must admit sometimes we…

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Love is an Action: Lessons Learned During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Mountain Shadows / August 25, 2021 /

It is often said that how we deal with challenges defines us. The interview that follows, with Ted Brown, Mountain Shadows Foundation Board of Directors, shares his family’s story of the challenges they faced during the pandemic and demonstrates that truly, love is an action. Sheryl: Let’s go back to the beginning of the pandemic. Can you…

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EAGLE TRANSPORTATION: MAKING CHRISTMAS WISHES COME TRUE

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

BAMM! The shiny new Mercedes-Benz convertible crashed into the wall of Laurel Park house as Marquez squealed with glee. BAMM! The car hit the wall again. Then, his eyes bright, lost in a world of his imagination, he revved the engine, screeching out a tight 360 with the remote-controlled car. Many of you may know…

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DON KING: ON KILIMANJARO

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

By: Sheryl Wilde Step. Stop. Breathe. Step. Stop. Breathe. It was like living in a barbeque pit for 9 days – a barbeque pit measuring more than 24 miles across. Ash filled the air – burned the nostrils, the lungs. And the dust. A storm cloud of dust and ash rose on the 50-mile-an-hour winds,…

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EAGLE SCOUT CHRISTIAN BOWEN

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

Eagle Scout Christian Bowen and Mountain Shadows Connect4 Fun By: Sheryl Wilde Connect4 is a vertical game of tic-tac-toe. Players take turns dropping colored discs from the top into a seven-column, six-row, vertically suspended grid. The pieces fall straight down, occupying the next available space in the column. The objective of the game is to…

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M:POWR EXHIBITION OF ART

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

We invite you to an incredibly amazing, warm and wonderful collaboration between Mountain Shadows Outreach Services, Art Miles Mural Project, and California State University San Marcos – Tukwut Leadership Center. For more information about this event please contact Flor Angel,Mountain Shadows Outreach Director, at fangel@mtnshadows.org or 760-736-8983.

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AN ACT OF GIVING GENERATES LOVE AND LIKES

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

An Act of Giving Generates Love and Likes By: Sheryl Wilde Who’s the “World’s Cutest Guinea Pig”?  If you follow the latest celebrity animals on the internet (and who doesn’t?) you may already know these four-legged legends: Boo the Pomeranian – touting two books, a calendar and a stuffed animal line, Boo has amassed more than…

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CALL FORE SUPPORT

By Mountain Shadows / August 6, 2021 /

Your Support is Needed! Mountain Shadows Foundationpresents the25th Annual Fall Classic Golf Tournament & Spa Experience Mountain Shadows Foundation will be hosting our 25th Annual Fall Classic Golf Tournament & Spa Experience Monday, October 23, 2017, at the exclusive Santaluz Club in San Diego. The Fall Classic is our premier annual fundraising event, which directly supports Mountain Shadows…

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