FWWTW: Pandemic Entertainment

I wasn’t going to participate in Fandango’s Who Won the Week this week, because not much has happened. Then I started thinking about what I enjoyed most this week. The first thing I thought of was the warmer weather (finally!) and the flowers. But then I thought of something that deserves to “win” the week […]

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Flashback Friday on Saturday

On February 8, 2014, I published this post about a historic event 50 years before – the Beatles first coming to America! It’s now 56 years later, but I’ve been enjoying reminiscing on the XM Radio Beatles Channel! Here’s the link: It Was 50 Years Ago Today Fandango’s Flashback Friday on Saturday

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Month of Squares: Pink Bossa Nova

Becky’s Square Challenge for September is “In the Pink.” This is a Cuban restaurant in Lincolnwood, IL called 90 Miles Café. We went there one evening with friends to hear Brazilian music by Bossa Tres – and to eat Cuban food, of course! The dance floor was lit with this bright pink hue. Note the […]

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CFFC: Music & Coffee

Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge is 4th in a series of photos, in which we are to find themes. Here is her photo for this week: Looking through my archives, I found the themes 2 guys, guitar, musicians, instruments, coffee, coffee house, sofa, messy stack of magazines on a coffee table. Coffee Guitar, musicians 2 guys, guitar, […]

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Blue and the Blues at VVS

I was recently at a reunion at my high school, Verde Valley School, in Sedona, Arizona. This photo was taken off a patio of the girls’ dorm. Posted for Lens Artist Photo Challenge with the theme of blue. I end with one of my favorite blues songs, by B.B. King. It was in high school […]

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Music All Over the World

Nancy Merrill’s A Photo A Week Challenge this week is to show “live music.” Music is a very important part of my life. I love all types of music and am especially fascinated by “world” music – music from different countries and cultures. Our favorite orchestra in the Chicago area is Chicago Sinfonietta. Every concert […]

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CFFC: Diagonal Rocks

At the end of this post:  U2 Live at Red Rocks Amphitheater! June 2, 2018 (my birthday) After spending three nights in Denver during the first part of our road trip, we left the city on the morning of my birthday. On our way out of town, we stopped at Red Rocks Park, which had […]

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