I Don’t Like Veggies – A Poem

Photo credit: Yahoo.com/images This cute poem was written by one of my 9-year-old grandsons and myself. He doesn't like vegetables and was having a hard time one weekend day eating some broccoli that his dad, which is my son wanted him to eat.  After struggling to take a bite of broccoli, he stated, "I don't … Continue reading I Don’t Like Veggies – A Poem

Edward Lodewijk “Eddie” Van Halen – The Man Behind the Band, “Van Halen” & One of the Greatest Guitar Players of All Time

    Photo credit: Yahoo.com/images The band "Van Halen" was a huge part of my teenage years. I don't have cool stories of going to any of their concerts as most people do, but I can say with all honesty that they were a huge part of the teen years, not only of mine but … Continue reading Edward Lodewijk “Eddie” Van Halen – The Man Behind the Band, “Van Halen” & One of the Greatest Guitar Players of All Time

The Toys – A Lover’s Concerto

The melody was adapted from "Minuet In G," a composition written by Christian Petzold. "Minuet In G" is often thought to be by Johann Sebastian Bach because it was included in a book of sheet music kept by Bach's wife Anna Magdalena.The song was written by Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer, who wrote all the original songs … Continue reading The Toys – A Lover’s Concerto

Can You See The Light?

Photo credits: Yahoo.com/images Can you see the light? Through your darkest hours, can you see the light? During your trials and tribulations, can you see the light? Doors slammed in your face; those around you don’t think you are good enough. Do you see the light? When you have realized your dreams and accomplished your … Continue reading Can You See The Light?

Red Oxblood Lily, Also Known As Schoolhouse Lily

                                          Over the weekend I along with my younger sister traveled to West Texas to visit Family. While there, we stayed with one of our older sisters and I tell you, we had a great … Continue reading Red Oxblood Lily, Also Known As Schoolhouse Lily

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!”

Betty Wright-“The Clean Up Woman! 1953-2020

Photo credit: Yahoo.com "In a weekend when the music world was rocked by the deaths of Little Richard and Uptown Records founder Andre Harrell, now another R&B legend has also died. Betty Wright, a six-time Grammy nominee known for the hits “Clean Up Woman,” “No Pain (No Gain),” and “Tonight Is the Night” and for her … Continue reading Betty Wright-“The Clean Up Woman! 1953-2020

Prince – “The Love We Make” Featuring 3rdEyeGirl

Photo credit: yahoo.com There is nothing more soothing than listening to "The Love We Make," a song written by Prince and performed by he and 3rdEyeGirl at the Montreux in 2013.  3rdEyeGirl is an American funk rock band that was Prince's backing band from his 2014 return to Warner Music until his death in 2016. … Continue reading Prince – “The Love We Make” Featuring 3rdEyeGirl

Gordon Lightfoot – If You Could Read My Mind”

https://search.yahoo.com This is one of my favorite songs. When I am having a bad day, I listen to this song and it puts me in a much better place. Gordon Lightfoot’s voice and his Canadian accent truly compliments each lyric and makes me feel as though I am actually there bearing witness to what he … Continue reading Gordon Lightfoot – If You Could Read My Mind”

Jesus Culture – Fierce (Feat. Chris Quilala)

Fierce, featuring Chris Quilala is a hit single off Jesus Culture's album "Let It Echo." A Jesus Culture - affiliated CCM artist and worship leader based out of Redding, California. I really like this song and pray for all members that they are true to the word and to their Journey of reaching out to … Continue reading Jesus Culture – Fierce (Feat. Chris Quilala)