Archive for December 2016

George Michael and my class reunion

George Michael and my class reunion
I was surprised and saddened to learn on Christmas Day of the death of George Michael.  My preoccupation with serving dinner for 20 prevented me from dwelling on it too much…until I returned to work a few days later.  While slogging through year-end reviews, I indulged in listening to some Wham!. I know for some... Read more »

Best New Christmas Music: 2016 Edition

Best New Christmas Music: 2016 Edition
It is a commonly known rite of passage for all musicians to churn out a Christmas album at some point in their careers. Jewish? Islamic? Doesn’t matter- suck it up and get it done. I happen to love Christmas music and have a years-old playlist that I add to each year based on what the... Read more »