The Power of Music

I think most of you know I was a musician for much of my life… I played the bassoon for five years, the clarinet for thirteen years- traveling with the University of Washington Husky Marching band for three of those … Continue reading

The Quest of the Right Brain

As you know (or don’t know) I am destined to retire early off of something creative that I do (see my about page). As a result, I started this blog, to get those juices flowing. I’ve also started sewing again, … Continue reading

Oh, I Love You, Summer

“What day is it?” “It’s today,” squeaked Piglet. “My favorite day,” said Pooh. ― A.A. Milne I am a big believer in living in the moment, appreciating what is front of you RIGHT NOW. What is front of you right … Continue reading

L’Amour à la Télévision

I know I have written about love and TV in one capacity only thus far on this blog… and that is through The Bachelorette recaps/opinions. Well, I officially expanded that deep horizon last night. I was working on my yoga … Continue reading

I ♥ Hermosa

If you had met me four years ago- you probably never would have thought such a statement would have been uttered from these lips…. I love Hermosa. My first impression of Hermosa Beach, CA… “Wow, I am back to the … Continue reading

The Revered Instrumental Solo

Way back when I was a kid, we had Hypercolor T-shirts and phones with cords. We also had a ton of songs with instrumental solos. Something happened in the 90’s where musical interludes were replaced by rap lyrics. It’s true! Listen … Continue reading

GIRLS

So there are several reasons for the title of this post. 1. It’s the name of one of the most recognizable Beastie Boys hit songs. 2. It’s the name of my current favorite TV show (Thank you, Biebersons) 3. With … Continue reading

The Hopeless Romantic….

Ah, the romantic in me still believes… Not that I want a long-distance relationship or anything…. but this is beautifully shot. Happy Sunday 🙂 Splitscreen: A Love Story by James W Griffiths

14 Songs to Listen to While Crafting

I’m just imagining these songs would be good for crafting. I don’t actually craft. Although, I should probably look into it. However, you could use this playlist for jewelry-making, bathroom cleaning, or maybe just chillin and grabbing some sun-time in … Continue reading