Sit Down For A Cuppa

Welcome New Year – 2016.  Welcome Friends. Come and sit with me and let me pour you a cup of coffee.  I didn’t make a double chocolate chai pie with real whipped cream for you today……perhaps next time. Today, I have lovely slices of homemade bread.  Warm.  With butter and/or some local Amish Blackberry Jam.Continue reading “Sit Down For A Cuppa”

Motivation, Where Art Thou???

Today in the mid-west, the Kansas City area to be precise, it is humid and cloudy and spring rain showers upon us now and then.  It reminds me of the Jersey Shore (the geographical location – not to be confused with any TV shows). Do you know what that means?  It means I have totallyContinue reading “Motivation, Where Art Thou???”

More Happy Ukulele Players!

Here we go again.  This tiny little guitar-like instrument has got to be the happiest little happiness bringer I’ve ever seen.  Not only does it bring joy to the audiences but the players are by the jolliest! I dare you to watch any of these clips and not smile…. go ahead! And lastly….. no wordsContinue reading “More Happy Ukulele Players!”

Ukulele Fun

It’s been about six weeks since I picked up the ukulele for the first time.  I am so amazed how it makes me smile.  A simple four stringed instrument and some mediocre strumming and I’m happy.  So, I printed out several songs with the chords to learn …….. one is King of the Road ofContinue reading “Ukulele Fun”

Cool As a Uke

To continue my love of the Ukulele……… my friend and I went to Guitar Center – http://www.guitarcenter.com/ and took the free Ukulele lesson they offered this month. Let me backtrack a little.  Last week I went into our local Guitar Center to see if they had a gig bag for my ukulele.  In the parkingContinue reading “Cool As a Uke”

Happiness is a Warm Ukulele

I love to write about things that make people happy.  That bring a smile and a hope and joy. I hope this makes you happy as it has me. I have a ukulele!  I type that phrase with a big smile on my face.  I can play guitar and chords on a piano or keyboard. Continue reading “Happiness is a Warm Ukulele”