“Believe”

I choose to believe that all things are possible, not only for some but for all including me. I believe in faith, strength, courage, wisdom, and being honest and humble. This coffee mug is one of several that I have that I drink my morning coffee from as I brainstorm and go over in my … Continue reading “Believe”

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11 Symptoms of Kidney Disease

Photo credit: https://www.gettyimages.com/photos/human-kidney I wanted to post these symptoms of kidney disease due to my being diagnosed a few weeks ago with stage three kidney disease. I can truly say it was a huge shock to me, but it's also something that I will not allow to take control of my life. I will fight … Continue reading 11 Symptoms of Kidney Disease

The Baby’s – “Every Time I Think of You”

  "Every Time I Think of You" is a song written by Jack Conrad and Ray Kennedy and released in 1979 as the lead single from The Babys' third studio album Head First; John Waite provided lead vocals featuring female vocals by Myrna Matthews. The track was a worldwide hit and became their last top 20 in the United States. … Continue reading The Baby’s – “Every Time I Think of You”

The Baby’s – “Isn’t it Time”

Yahoo.com/images I have always loved this song. It takes me back to my teenage years.  This is another greatly overlooked band from the ’70s.  Their rhythm and beat were on point, the musicianship was awesome, and the lead singer, John Waite, was not only one of the greatest bassists in the industry but also an … Continue reading The Baby’s – “Isn’t it Time”

What is Juneteenth?

pinterest.com Juneteenth (short for “June Nineteenth”) marks the day when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed. The troops’ arrival came a full two and a half years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth honors the end to slavery in the United … Continue reading What is Juneteenth?

Badfinger – “Day After Day”

Photo Credit: Yahoo.com/images One of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time, and one of the most beautifully written songs of all time.  It is so sad that this great band was taken advantage of by managers who mismanaged their money and hid vital information from them that should have been discussed with … Continue reading Badfinger – “Day After Day”

The 5th Dimension – “One Less Bell to Answer!”

Photo Credit: Yahoo.com/images   This Burt Bacharach/Hal David song was originally written for Keely Smith (Louis Prima's ex-singing partner) but she never recorded it. Hal David on how he came up with the lyrics for this song: "I paid attention to what people said. One time I was at a dinner party when it was … Continue reading The 5th Dimension – “One Less Bell to Answer!”