Hey there! Are you looking for ways to brighten your day and maybe someone else's while we're isolating ourselves (if we're not essential workers)? I've found a few things that might help; they're happening in my neighborhood and town. 🙂 1) Consider putting up holiday lights, or even just a strand of white lights or … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: March 23, 2020
Hi! How are you? Today felt like spring here! It was gorgeous. I love winter, but I can also appreciate why people look forward to this season. Now, it's probably a false alarm/there may be more winter yet, but soon enough, spring will reign. I can't wait until my spring bulbs and plants start arriving! … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: March 9, 2020
Half-mundane, half-magical, because that's how it goes
Well, that didn't go as planned, but what ever does?
Hi, y'all! What a whirlwind of a week it's been. We had our next-to-last choir rehearsal tonight for "Messiah." We're sounding pretty decent for the size of the choir! I can't wait to rehearse in the concert space; acoustics are always different. It'll be a treat to hear the orchestra, too! (And I'm only mildly … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: December 9, 2019
Shows and snows and holy cats, it's December!
Hi! (Monday again, already??) How are you? I'm still waiting for a weekend; I had craft shows back-to-back this weekend so I hustled the entire way through. I purposely did not schedule one for this coming weekend so I could actually have a break (though I will work both days to some extent; most artists … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: November 18, 2019
Hiiii! How's it going? Can't complain here. Winter came early though -- 7-11" of snow expected by 9am tomorrow and I can believe it! My wind chimes are going crazy right now. (It was snowing enough that they canceled choir rehearsal tonight, and they don't do that for a few flurries around here. We're tough … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: November 11, 2019
Hi! How goes it? October continues to chug onward at max velocity, or so it seems to me. How is it already Monday again?? I think craft shows are partly responsible, because they eat up a lot of my weekend sometimes so the days all blur together. I love them though. Mia patro estas kun … Continue reading Mel’s Monday Musings: October 21, 2019
Here's to the craziness.