Archive for February 2012

Go-Go-Go, Joe! ...Another Great CYT Performance

Go-Go-Go, Joe! ...Another Great CYT Performance
After watching Annie last weekend, I couldn’t stop thinking about the energy of the kids in that production and decided to go-go-go again this weekend to see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The Aurora CYT did not let me down.  Another fabulous performance from a cast of thousands.  Ok, maybe not thousands, but A LOT.... Read more »

CYT: Broadway for Less without Compromise

CYT: Broadway for Less without Compromise
I have to give you some background on my musical history. I LOVE MUSICALS. LOVE them. (I have even subjected my spin class to a Broadway Spin on occasion.)  My love for them started in high school with being in high school musicals, then Spanish Club field trips at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, moved on... Read more »

Ben Howard - Keep Your Head Up

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My latest musical find.  This song falls under the category of happy music.  If you need a boost, get out in the sun with this sound playing your ears…actually, this song will pick you up even if you’re inside and can’t get outside. The video is a grown up version of an awesome slip-n-slide, and... Read more »

Need a Romantic Restaurant for Your Valentine?

A few weeks ago my husband and I celebrated 20 years together.  When I write that it reminds me of a time about 10 years ago when I was getting my hair done before our anniversary.  After I was complaining to the hairdresser about how badly I needed my hair done, with a 9 and... Read more »

The Wedding of Q and U

The Wedding of Q and U
The wedding date is approaching soon! Do you need a book?  The Wedding of Q and U is a perfect gift for your little ones for Valentine’s Day. ❤ It is fun and educational for your own children, grandchildren, favorite teacher, or young neighbors.     Autographed copies are for sale at Amazon. Books can also... Read more »
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