This is a holiday week – a week where people focus a little bit more on being Thankful. This is a birthday week – where a day that others celebrate as Thanksgiving, I will celebrate as Alpha Hubby’s birthday. Yes, his birthday falls on Thanksgiving day this year. Appropriate since it is also a day..
Many of you won’t know this song’s original version (written and sung by Sam Cooke) – or the many remakes – but you may recognize it from the Cameron Diaz, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Jack Black movie, “The Holiday”. It was in the ending scene where they are all dancing around the room at their..
Music was something I grew up with. Mom used to tell me I came out of the womb harmonizing. It is just something I do without thought – sing. I love so many genres but especially love the 30’s and 40’s Swing Music & Jazz, Rhythm and Blues through to the 60’s, and our..
Daydreams. I know when I was younger, I was an awesome daydreamer. I had a fantastic imagination. It just went along with playing. I’m not so sure kids nowadays do much daydreaming since their days are planned so tightly with STUFF that they don’t have as much time to lie underneath a tree and daydream…
WEEPING WILLOW When I was young and innocence was fresh I played under an old weeping willow. I don’t know why it has such a sad name. I had so much joy hidden away in that fantasy land dreaming and imagining under that tree of my future and happiness and love. Then life came along..
Down at the bottom is the youtube video of The Judds singing “Mama He’s Crazy”. If you want to hear the song while reading this post, go down and click on the arrow to start the song. ♥ In a few days, Alpha Hubby and I will have been married 23.6 years – twenty-three and..
I read an article about “love after **” (** being a certain age). I kind of felt sorry for the author because he thinks ** is old and ACTS and TALKS like it. Because of that, his advice was a joke to me. I mean, we’re of the generation who had this song you’re listening to..
Anytime I mention something that possibly, maybe, could be something Alpha Hubby did that – oh, how shall I express this… upsets me… I always get the answer that he’s innocent of all wrong-doing. He will say that even BEFORE I state what upset me. This started waaaay back when we were first married and..