Archive for August 2012

Worry, Why Should I Care?

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This album has been out for a while, but I keep coming back to it because it is just so good.  This track is one of my favorites. If something is keeping you up at night and you just can’t seem to shake it… Make friends with what you are.   And say “worry, get... Read more »

Need a day out with your little ones? Try the Cosley Zoo

Sometimes less is more. Actually most times, less is more. It seems that when we take a day with family, we are looking for the BIG day out, or the over the top fun, and the dynamic restaurant thrill ride.  But a quiet, easy, peaceful day is sometimes just what the doctor ordered. I don’t... Read more »

Doughnut Vault: Was it Worth the Wait?

The other night when I was catching up on the news, I read a post that Taylor Swift had just released a new song and was shown sharing it with an intimate group via YouTube on her Vevo channel (aka~ the universe).  I told my teenage daughter, who was lounging on the couch, about it and... Read more »
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Trainspotting: Backstage with Train

As Miranda Lambert sings… “Every last one, route one, rural heart’s got a story to tell Every grandma, in-law, ex girlfriend Maybe knows you just a little too well Whether you’re late for church or you’re stuck in jail Hey, word’s gonna get around Everybody dies famous in a small town.” Hometowns are proud. Small... Read more »

Phillip Phillips - Home (American Idol Studio Version)

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Have you been watching the Olympics and wondering what this catchy song is?  It is by the 2012 American Idol, Phillip Phillips.  (two LL’s both names for google search purposes)  It’s a good one.  Whether you are on your train ride home or tumbling on the fence in your backyard pretending it is a balance... Read more »
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