Rehearsal, school and performances! Phew!! We made it! On time, first day poster made, all homework done, all rehearsals attended and prepped for and again I say PHEW! See? And, I simply couldn’t be more thrilled. What a sweetheart our Little Man is and he is SO happy that he got the teacher he wanted. Which makes ME very happy. This summer went incredibly fast. I guess they always do.
We all have 24 hours…how are you choosing to use yours? The other day, my brother-in-law graduated from his residency at UCLA. It’s completely official. He’s a doctor! We are all so very proud and thrilled for him and my sis-in-law, who, by the way, is a lawyer! OMG! They are amazing! And, as nice and loving as they are smart. Lucky us! My mother-in-love (she started calling me her
Apple Streaming Music is here! What a great announcement from Apple today. As usual, Apple has taken things a step further for themselves and their customer base. “It will change the way you experience music forever,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook. You may be saying ,”um hello! Spotify already did this!” and yes, that’s true. But you may have heard that some artists are NOT happy with what Spotify is doing.
Summer plans… really?! I seriously can’t believe it is the end of the school year. Summer is officially here in just one more day. It’s like a beautiful blank canvas ready for the artist to create her masterpiece. Do you have plans for your summer? Family vacation? Read a book by the pool? Learn multiplication? While those things are definitely on my list and the Little Man’s list, we have
World Voice Day 2015 is April 16th, tomorrow! YOUR VOICE MATTERS! In so many ways. Believe me, I say this to myself as well…if you need to say something, if you need to express your feelings…then by all means, do so!! Now listen, I’m not giving you carte blanche to get all bee-otchy. Not at all! However, don’t let things fester inside of you until it turns into some boiling
You’ve gotta show up! Show up to your class, your lessons, school, YOUR LIFE! Get to your lesson, go to class, head out to your practice, you just don’t know what you are going to miss! People! It’s so crazy the way this phenomena happens. It even happened to my son and I was SO glad for the lesson! One day after school, he didn’t want to go to his
Good morning, musical friends! Today, I bring you the music of Karl W. Davis and The Sweetpeas! Their latest release, “It’s High Time”, is garnering critical acclaim in the U.S. and abroad, and marks a fresh beginning in the career of this fire-and-brimstone gospel/blues powerhouse. Karl W. Davis was born in Folkston, Georgia, a small rural community with deep roots in the blues and gospel sounds. The kind of influences you may hear on
I joined the Artist Success Series and you should, too! I have been studying and preparing for… well that’s the problem! lol! For what??? Sure, I have lots of ideas in my head about what to do, what I’m doing, what I should be doing but what is really happening? Feels like I’m just going in circles, that’s what. Feels like I’m doing a lot, and yet NOT a lot
I am so excited to share with you “The Mommy Blogger Next Door”, by Stephanie O’Dea! This is the first book in an upcoming series about blogging. For me, it all started when I first searched for crockpot recipes and low and behold, this shows up… I mean, seriously cute, right?! I was totally captivated as I started wandering through her amazing page and completely forgot all about my crockpot! lol! Take a peek
Feeling pretty darn blessed at this fantastic year of change and growth! You can read about my move from corporate employed chicksinger to self-employed chicksinger and Mompreneur! It’s been truly exciting and wonderful to be able to schedule things around the important moments of our son’s life. I’ve continued my studies of piano and voice with my amazing coach and I’ve written quite a bit about practicing and having a