NATIONAL FILM SCORE DAY – April 3

On April 3rd, National Film Score Day recognizes the musical masterpieces called “Film Scores” and, more specifically, the very talented composers who create them. As the opening scenes of a long-anticipated movie begin flickering across the screen, a rising cadence undulates through the theater setting the mood. A musical note plays, then two. Soon the …
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AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER MONTH

February, the month for romance and Valentines, is also An Affair to Remember Month, remembering the classic 1957 romantic tearjerker starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr. An Affair to Remember opened in theaters in the summer of 1957. The saga of the two lovers, both already engaged to another and how they find, lose and then rediscover one …
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NATIONAL CHAMPAGNE DAY – December 31

National Champagne Day recognizes the wine that puts the pop in every New Year’s Eve celebration.  Genuine champagne only comes from France’s Champagne region. French law protects where and how it’s made. With some exceptions, only Champagne made according to set specifications and within the French region may label their wines using the term “Champagne.” Other …
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Sing!

Want to sing? That dream of being discovered on a talent show, it could happen. Perhaps you just like to sing? I love to do so home alone, while doing housework. You’ll find me with the earbuds in singing along. Usually loudly. While I dont think I’m good enough anymore for a professional, I know …
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The Music from Musicals Playlist

On Broadway or the silver screen musicals still hold a definite place in our hearts. From Andrew Lloyd Weber to The Greatest Shoman, almost any Disney movie they are the songs you sing along with and cannot forget. Feel free to sing along. The Lion King Disney’s Cinderella Roger’s and Hammerstein’s Cinderella The Little Mermaid …
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Valentines Gifts

So the correct answer for Valentines Day is I treat them this way everyday. For those of us who like to use this opportunity for some extra loving from others or just for yourself feel free to make this day special. Jewelry, chocolates, flowers, tools, electronics, all make the list for Valentines Day.  Make your …
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Movies to Love

Looking for a cuddle up movie this Valentine’s Day or any occasion for that matter. Here are some of our favorites. “I was looking up… it was the nearest thing to heaven! You were there…” Terry McKay, An Affair to Remember (1957)  “I think I’d miss you even if we’d never met.” Nick Mercer, The …
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