Music is a universal language

Everyone joins a band in this life, and what you play always affects someone. Sometimes, it affects the world That is one of the closing lines in The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom. I loved the fact that the story was narrated by Music itself..and delves into the chapters of our lives as if they were stanzas in music…as well as tempos. Music tells us throughout the story that he gives a part of himself to everyone of us when we were born. Some of us, like Frankie Presto, BB King, Elvis, etc, get more of him … Continue reading Music is a universal language

A little bit about me

I thought I would take a moment to talk about myself…not something I really like doing, but I thought perhaps it would be helpful to those who may stumble upon my blog to understand me. I served in the United States Air Force for 13 years.  I loved almost every minute of it, however, it was difficult to be Active Duty, a mom, and a military spouse.  So I got out, while my husband continued to serve until he retired after 28 years in.  I love to read, although I do tend to go in spurts with my reading, and … Continue reading A little bit about me

A pause in my vacation…

I’m beat..utterly worn out and I love it.  Spent the morning on my brother in laws boat cruising the intercoastal.  The sun and fresh air have made me just want to nap everyday, and I have.  It feels wrong but it was so needed.  Right now I am laying on the bed in my bedroom, trying to rehydrate and possibly take a nap today.  Yawn.  I wonder if anyone will miss me.  Continue reading A pause in my vacation…

I’ve got my toes in the water….

  It is now March, which means our vacation to Florida is just a few days away.  I am so excited.  We stay with my brother-in-law on the Gulf Side.  The picture above is part of his beach off his property.  Nice, isn’t it.  The view is breathtaking and I get such amazing sunset pictures.  I will have to post a few of them sometime. I will have the means to make a post or two while I am gone, so I won’t ignore this new blog while I am gone.  I am praying for good travel weather and a … Continue reading I’ve got my toes in the water….