Hello lovely readers! It’s Memorial Day weekend, and that means a long weekend here in the United States. It kind of marks the beginning of summer, though ironically we’ve been having weather quite the contrary! In any case, this weekend will find me working long hours, not relaxing. That’s why I’m writing this blog post late at night… Read More From my little studio – a sample of handmade cards
This post was a guest post I originally wrote on my friend Amanda’s blog. If you are looking for some fun ways to make Mother’s Day more meaningful and memorable, this is the post for you! 1. Potted fruit tree. Instead of the usual bouquet of flowers, surprise your mom a potted fruit tree! If you have several siblings, you can… Read More Unique Mother’s Day!
Here is a piano piece from one of my favorite youtube piano players. Enjoy!
I had the pleasure of guest posting on my friend Amanda’s blog last week. Mother’s Day will be coming before you know it, and it’s good to be prepared. So hop over to Amanda’s blog to read some unique ideas for impressing your Mother this year! (Click Here to read the post!) *image source
Sing praises to the Lord with the lyre, with the lyre and the sound of melody! (Psalm 98:5) Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things. (Philippians… Read More Science supports music!
…of Vivaldi! Continuing with last week’s trend of the Gloria song, I will share yet another Gloria song. These are three videos of Vivaldi’s Gloria played by a few different orchestras and choirs. It’s interesting to note the different tempos each orchestra uses. Madrid Concert directed by Antonio Fauró I like the huge choir, the peppy orchestra….and the funny… Read More Midweek Music IX: Three Versions…
No…this is not a Christmas carol. It is a beautiful and majestic melody from the Saint-Saens Organ Symphony, which is sung by the Libera boys choir. The lyrics are in Latin. I could listen to this melody over and over again. It is quite uplifting and the words do fit the song. I copied the lyrics from this… Read More Midweek Music VIII: A favorite melody
Christmas isn’t over yet…especially since there are still a few days till 2015. Therefore, I still have time to stretch that Christmas charm and enjoy it through the last days of December, right? Who said Christmas is only on Dec 25th? I like celebrating all through the month of December, it’s a lot more exciting and meaningful that way.… Read More Home-Made Christmas Recap
And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying: “Glory to God in the highest, And on earth peace, goodwill toward men! I love Christmas music, and I want to share with you some of my favorites this year. There’s nothing like Christmas music to put you in the… Read More Midweek Music VII – Christmas music
Goodness! Where did the time fly? December is here already! I know, I know, everyone has Christmas lights up, and gifts wrapped and whatnot, but I just got done with finals yesterday and I hardly had time to catch my breath. So this is a Thanksgiving post. A little re-cap doesn’t hurt anyone does it? I guess you can call… Read More Wait! It’s not Christmas yet