Coffee and Tea

It started with a song… and Coffee! Music and coffee are said to be the perfect partnership, I can honestly say I’m addicted to both! Coffee – the early years My coffee addiction started when I was 3 years old! Quite a shock when I actually thought about it… of course no one would give

Continue reading

Parallel Worlds

It started with a song… well actually no, it didn’t.  This post started with a series of photographs by Ben Mossing Holsteijn titled Parallel Worlds.  I met Ben through two mutual friends and immediately became a fan of his work!  He excels at Pinhole Photography, among various other artistic methods to produce strikingly beautiful images

Continue reading

Love wins…

  The phrase “Love wins” has been in the news lately and rightly so! It’s about time we’ve recognized all people who share a love have the right to be legally married regardless if it is a man and woman, man and man or woman and woman. I realize that there are people who may

Continue reading

Summer songs revisited…

  It started with a song… well it always does now, doesn’t it! Last year I wrote a blog about summer songs, the songs that make memories to warm us on those cold winter nights. Memories of soft, easy nights and hot, sun-drenched days we’ve spent with family and friends just enjoying life, as we

Continue reading

The Promise ~ Caitlin Grey

  The Promise is the second album by Caitlin Grey. The Promise is a gift really, from Caitlin to the world of Celtic music which displays the evolution of her mystical style blending the stories of the ‘auld’ times with new age brilliance. This sophomore effort explores the realms of Celtic music in a profound and

Continue reading

Creeds Cross

  What do Creeds Cross, Bart Foley and Celtic Rock have in common? All three are synonyms for great music and good times! Back in October I introduced you to the Irish phenomenon known as Creeds Cross. Today, I’m writing to let you know that Bart Foley has raised the bar as to what we

Continue reading

Get Ready!

Kaz Hawkins and her ‘Band O Men’ have burst into the world of music from Northern Ireland challenging us to Get Ready. With the official release of her debut album, Get Ready, in September of 2014, Kaz proves beyond a doubt that she has the spirit and passion to keep old and new fans charmed

Continue reading

The Importance of Goodbye

  Saying goodbye is something we do on a daily basis. The Oxford Dictionary defines goodbye as “an exclamation to express good wishes when parting or at the end of a conversation.” So many words meaning the same thing… goodbye, safe journey, farewell, adieu, au revoir, ciao, auf wiedersehen, adios, sayonara, bye, bye-bye, so long,

Continue reading

Random Thoughts

It started with a song… that song was you. I generally try not to dwell on the sad things that happen in life, but there are certain times that I think of nothing else. This time of the year is always that way for me. It starts with the holidays and by the time everyone

Continue reading

Sleep Tonight ~ Robb Murphy

Sleep Tonight by Robb Murphy is an album that resonates with lush tones and stirring melodies with a natural openness to the poignant lyrics coming from a quiet place in this singer-songwriter’s soul. It has been said that this is where beautiful music comes from; I have no doubts about this, after hearing this album.

Continue reading