Music: Auld Lang Syne – what does it really mean?

What does Auld Lang Syne even mean? If you ask a hundred different people, you’re going to get a hundred different answers. But now that I’m home, and alone – and lost in thought – I can’t help but wonder. What does Auld Lang Syne really mean? Back in the late 90’s, like many females…

Update: 2020 – goal setting – fitness, health, music, life

I’m not one for resolutions. I believe in setting small goals that are achievable. I thought I would jot down my goals and what I’d like to see what happens while waiting for my ride. It’s going to be a quiet New Year’s with my dad which has been tradition since my mom died. Goal…

Personal: Christmas thoughts & blessings to you

I wrote this late last night while tired and emotional. Ignore the errors. I’m too lazy to fix this week. Christmas always seems to come and go so fast. Every year, time seems to pass a little more quickly. It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost six Christmases since my mum left us. Mum…

What's Cooking: baked pork chops & vegetables

This is an original recipe that I made for a friend the other night and she loved it. But tonight. I’ve got the meat marinating in the fridge and tonight, I’m going to bake the dish instead of frying – for something different. This is a great dish to make on a cold wintry day….

What's Cooking: three course (almost) vegetarian meal

I promised the other night that I would share my recipe for the quiche I whipped up for my friend and pictures along with it. I wasn’t sure what I was going to make for dinner until that day. But when I found out that my friend doesn’t eat meat, that made things a little…

Music: Call and Answer

Music isn’t something I do professionally. I’m not making any money from publishing music. If anything, I’m probably more in debt because of spending money on musical instruments, software, upgrades and publishing. But that’s the life of a musician. You can’t go into music these days and hope to break into the business over night….