Music Monday: Do You Know Your Parents’ Favorite Music?

I've been writing my Music Monday column for about a year and a half, and it's been a chance for me to share the music of both my favorite artists as well of artists that are new to me. Since my family reads my blog posts (well at least they tell me they do), I … Continue reading Music Monday: Do You Know Your Parents’ Favorite Music?

Music Monday: Country Music Trio MAMADEAR (you gottahear)

I'm going to keep the words to a minimum with this post, and let the music of MAMADEAR do most of the talking. I'll start with the song "Steal Away" that I discovered thanks once again to the wonderful Coti Howell at Nashville Noise: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9jFHbM9hHA All I could say when I first saw it was … Continue reading Music Monday: Country Music Trio MAMADEAR (you gottahear)

Music Monday: Best Songs for a Funeral

I know, it's not necessarily the most uplifting of topics to write about, but it's amazing what ideas pop into your head when you've got a deadline. I recently wrote about the best songs to accompany graduation, and so I started thinking about other major life events where music can play a key role. My … Continue reading Music Monday: Best Songs for a Funeral

Stuck in a Rut?

I'm a big fan of routine. As an example, here's part of my morning ritual: peel four bananas, and place into blender pour 24 ounces of water in blender, and blend for about 5 seconds go to the fridge and get out the romaine lettuce and baby spinach add a heart of romaine lettuce to … Continue reading Stuck in a Rut?