Post Valentines Day Anthem….

If you were alone on, or simply disappointed by Valentines Day this one is for you.

Song: “In Short” from Edges by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Sung by Whitney Bashor

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10 Reasons I Might Be A Vampire….

Lately I seem to stay up all night more often than not. I’m only averaging 3 hours of sleep a night. I’m beginning to believe my kids are right when they say I must be part vampire. Lets check and see.

How Do You Know If You Are A Vampire



1. Vampires stay up all night……….all the time, my sleep cycle has always been backwards….check


2. Vampires will burn if exposed to the sun……..more than five minutes and I will have blisters…check.


3. They can command you with their voice and eyes ……. Yes I can……(I’m a mommy)…check.


4. They do not cast a reflection….  I try never to look in the mirror if possible because it is scary, so maybe I don’t have a reflection……….check.


5. Vampires transform into another creature……my husband would agree that I do, at least once a month…..check.



6. Vampires promise mind altering sex……check :D



7. Vampires like to bite……only a little, I swear….check.



8. They need blood to survive……..yeah! 8 pints…..check.


9. Vampires can be killed if you drive a stake through their heart…..gruesome but I’m pretty sure I would too….check.



10.Vampires drink the blood of humans……what!…..wait!……no!



Okay, I guess I’m not a vampire. Because I draw the line at drinking blood (even Charlaine Harris’ True-Blood) although I do like my steak rare…hmm. But you have to admit 9 out of 10 is darn close. ha! ha! ha!

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K Sings Jason Robert Brown’s Stars and the Moon….

Recently K my granddaughter had an opportunity to be recorded. It was a local community thing and cost only $10.00. She had a lot of fun and now she is on her own Ipod touch which is pretty cool. She is singing Stars and the Moon by Jason Robert Brown. Click the link below if you would like to hear.

Stars and the Moon

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Winter In California….

Never let anyone convince you California is always warm and sunny, it isn’t. What a great way to start the new year and I mean that in a good way. We got snow! Yay! I love it when it snows here. It is only enough to play in and it goes away after a day or 2 before you get tired of it. My son in-law M built the ice sculptures you see. He is very talented in almost everything.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is my grand puppy Jazz. She is not too happy with the snow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And this is M showing off. See I said he was talented and he is a musician and music teacher so of course he would make notes. We have had a lot of fun in the snow. I wish it did this every year.

 

 

 

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