Mama, thank you for who I am…
Songs that Make Your Heart Sing
Took the Wagster for a walk this morning in the sunshine, reflecting on how my life has changed this year – for poorer and for richer. Happened upon Il Divo on my Ipod, listened to this and had a good cry as I walked. I think the neighbours are getting used to 'the crying dog-walker'. […]
It Don’t Have to Be Bach!
During my life-changing weekend in London – of which more in due course – Judith who runs a high class private B&B in Canary Wharf was wittering on about Hilda Carroll’s hyper-challenging game of blog tag to share those songs that make our hearts sing, Hilda being the happiness coach. I zoned out after two […]
Are You Hanging Up Your Stockings on the Wall?
I was just zipping through Bill Ford’s newsletter this morning, very quickly before I started work, honest guv, and I was taken with his passing comment about music. He says: "If you haven’t heard the song ‘Hallelujah’ done by Jeff Buckley, then you have a treat in store. It is almost a life-changing song. Play […]
What’s your favourite Christmas song then? I have never ever been a fan of Boney M, mostly because they wore weird sparkly clothes and sang nonsensical songs. Not liking them because of the clothes they wore seems a bit narrow-minded of me but I once took a big dislike to a bloke simply because he […]