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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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,

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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.

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listen…

  It started with a song… listen. ; Open your mind and your heart, breathe in what others are saying to you, with a look, a touch, a sob and yes even words!   Listen to the music that is your life, involve your senses and take it all in. You may be surprised at what

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Perfect Moments

Describing Perfect Moments… “She smiled and said with an ecstatic air: “It shines like a little diamond”, “What does?” “This moment. It is round, it hangs in empty space like a little diamond; I am eternal.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre, The Age of Reason   It started with a song… well an entire album actually! I’ve

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Music and Medicine

  It started with a song… yes it really did. A song that can help you remember, allow you to heal, relieve your stress and soothe your pain –both emotional and physical. Amazingly, music can do all of this for us, however, we almost never see it in this light. Most of us listen to

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