Music

Jazz it up!

Did you know April is Jazz Appreciation Month? Jazz is a uniquely American art form. It's a hybrid form of music that fuses together African rhythms, American blues and European… Read More

To Sing or Not to Sing

“...Babbo pieta, pieta! Babbo pieta, pieta...” Sang Renee Fleming for her third encore in Boston. She chose Puccini's delicious “O Mio Babbino Caro” from Gianni Schicchi to end her captivating… Read More

Music Moves You!

Have you been noticing your baby or toddler grooving to that funky beat? Watching your little ones enjoy music at such an early age is adorable and incredibly Youtube-able, but… Read More

Modern Mix Tape

Remember the old “mix tape”? You know, the one a best friend would make with all “your songs” on it; or the one you made for that high school boyfriend?… Read More

Living TV Free

Giddy bride in a white dress, adoringly speaking naive vows to the man I was committing to share my life with; that was me--23 years ago. He was a student… Read More

Maximize Creative Play!

For every hour in front of a screen, 10 percent less time is spent in creative play. --AAP Screen Time Warnings Every parent needs to make it through the day,… Read More

Don’t miss Fall!

I have lived in Dallas 15 Falls and it's my favorite month for gorgeous weather. No, it's not crisp and cool New England with glowing trees, but we'll take what… Read More
Yellow submarine

Just Keep Singing!

A couple weeks ago my husband, Chris, and I headed down to Temple, TX , where we are both from, to enjoy a day with our family. We are always… Read More