My Retro Journey

Best Earbuds? Zipbuds!

Do you ever get tired of having to untangle the wires on your headphones? Well, join the club.  But now there is a GREAT new set that has the wires encased inside a tangle-proof zip cord/cable....more

Tunesday Tuesday - Pity Party Song

Joining my lovely blogging friends for another Tunesday Tuesday, where we bring people together through music. Please take a minute to click over to their fabulous blogs and share some love with them! ...more

What the Fox Say

The song by Ylvis is disturbingly catchy... it's been in my head since New Year, when Captain and I finally caught up on Glee and had NO CLUE what was happening during their cover.  Really, we thought they were all under a hefty dose of happy gas.So, since it's pretty much constantly in my head now, and Mr. Monkey chose the animated Robin Hood movie as our entertainment for the morning, this happened:...more

From Drug Addict to talented Musician

Ramblings of a Southern Angel...more

Sanity-saving freebie! The I-messed-up worksheet

SourceNow that the new year is underway, the time is ripe to do one of two things:...more

Top Songs of 2013

I'm paying a lot more attention to pop music these days, primarily because I have a tween daughter who has an obsession with a certain British boy band, which forces me to keep up. But happily the soundtrack of our lives, as I drive about town, is not limited solely to the dulcet tones of the boys of One Direction. Some of my favorite songs of the year were actually in Billboard's list of top-ten singles for 2013. Here are my top ten faves:...more

American Idol: The Trip, The Access...and Ryan Posing!

Disclosure: American Idol Productions treated me to Hollywood Week and covered my travel expenses. As many of you fans know, we are on the cusp of a new season of American Idol.  As a fellow fan, I am excited, too. This post still finds me in the shock and awe of being chosen for an experience I'll never forget....more

Auld Lang Syne (My Best-Ofs for 2013)