Weekend filled with things for which to be grateful

After lounging in bed for a bit, Greg and I decided to go get some brunch at Stone Soup Kitchen, our favorite breakfast spot in Atlanta that uses local ingredients, including local coffee from Bartdorf & Bronson (my fav.), and they have an absolutely GORGEOUS enclosed patio with a ton of beautiful flowers and plants, … More Weekend filled with things for which to be grateful

Douglas Brake’s organic fall into children’s music

Originally published here for Ruckus Magazine. Douglas Brake of Douglas Brake and the Sizzle, Hiss, Pop Band didn’t just wake up one day and say, “Hey, I should write and play kid music.” It happened organically, late one night while Brake was trying to get his then-1-year-old son to fall asleep. “I ran out of songs … More Douglas Brake’s organic fall into children’s music

Daydream Believer

In memoriam. Davy Jones passed away today from a heart attack at the age of 66. I’m not gonna lie. I watched this video and I wept.  Well, maybe not wept. But, as I was showing G. the video, I had quite a few tears running down my cheeks. I think G. was watching me … More Daydream Believer

Time to get back into the swing of things

“Happiness depends more on how life strikes you than on what happens.” -Andy Rooney (RIP) Hello.  It has been quite some time since I’ve updated here–yet a lot has happened.  I have been going through some things personally, some things that sometimes I feel like shouldn’t necessarily be posted publicly.  Though, I’m conflicted because isn’t … More Time to get back into the swing of things