Monthly Archives: April 2018

30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 30

Happy Monday, dear readers! Today is the last day for this challenge, and I thought today’s choice was rather fitting! I very much enjoyed doing this challenge, and I’ve been thinking about getting with my friend Laura Beth over at … Continue reading

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 29

Happy Sunday! My husband and I really enjoy watching old movies together. Last weekend, we found a movie on Turner Classic Movies (TCM) called “A Song is Born.” This movie was made in 1948 & features Danny Kaye, Louis Armstrong, … Continue reading

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 28

Day 28: Sway by Dean Martin Enjoy! Love & life lessons, Kristian

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 27

Happy Friday everyone, Today’s song choice is one of my personal favorites! I love Harry Connick Jr. Day 27: Come by Me by Harry Connick Jr. I wanted to post a live version, but unfortunately, the ones where he is … Continue reading

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Nostalgia Thursday #2

I am still extremely close to my childhood best friend, Ashley. If you’ve been following my blog, then I’m sure you’ve noticed that I’ve mentioned her numerous times. If you know me personally, you’ve more than likely met her, or … Continue reading

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 26

I remember I first heard today’s song choice as a child. It instantly made me want to dance! Today’s song is Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy. I remember picking up a bugle (the snack that you probably put on your fingers … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday #3

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 25

I swear doing these challenges makes the weeks go by faster. It feels like I did last Wednesday’s 2 days ago! Anyway, Happy Wednesday, dear readers! Today’s song choice comes from one of my all time favorite movies, Casablanca! I’ve … Continue reading

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The Road to Self Discovery Isn’t Always Pleasant

I received a self discovery journal for Christmas from Grandma Grab. It’s a cool little journal filled with all kinds of thought provoking, deep, and unusual questions. I’ve found a lot about myself through doing this journal. I am a … Continue reading

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30 Day Jazz/Swing/Blues Challenge Day 24

Today’s song choice comes from one of my all time favorite Jazz musicians, Louis Armstrong. I just love his raspy voice, and his trumpet playing skills are on point! One of the best of his time! There’s a lot of … Continue reading

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