Holidays and Celebrations · Music Makes my Heart Beat · Music Monday · Winter

Christmas Playlist

By popular demand, and just in time for some winter weather, I bring you my ginormous Christmas playlist. Full of new favorites like “Twinkle” by J.D. McPherson and “A Christmas Song” by Shawn Phillips and old standbys like Nat King Cole, Bing Crosby, Elvis, Harry Connick, Jr., Natalie Cole, Rosemary Clooney, and Andy Williams. It… Continue reading Christmas Playlist

Autumn · Holidays and Celebrations · Music Monday · Obsessions? I have many. · Post a Week 2012

Music Monday – Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is Thursday. It’s an oft over-looked holiday from the music perspective and what’s a holiday gathering without music? Don’t you worry, I’ve curated the ultimate Thanksgiving playlist, sure to please everyone who’s helping you in the kitchen or eating at your table. It’s full of songs from The Beach Boys, Bing Crosby, Joni Mitchell,… Continue reading Music Monday – Thanksgiving

Autumn · Travel

Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland (Part II)

Annnnd I’m back with Part II of our day in and around Dingle… After a late and tasty lunch in Dingle, we set our sights on driving Conor Pass. Conor Pass is Ireland’s highest mountain pass and, as we soon found out, quite curvy and narrow. So our full attention was on not wrecking our… Continue reading Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland (Part II)