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Listen Anywhere and the Best Buy Audio Fest

March 9, 2014 Tech

Music is essential in my book. However, the way I listen to music has changed quite a bit over the years. When I was a little girl I had a little portable record player. Then we moved to cassette tapes along with records – that’s when I got my first stereo and I thought I […]

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5 Tips for Using Music to Get Motivated

January 27, 2014 Weight Loss

Around this time of year folks start falling off their goals to be more active. It is tough with the January blahs setting in. One thing you can do to help stave off those blahs is to use music – peppy music – to keep you moving and motivated! Over the past year I have […]

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You Can’t Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd

December 16, 2013 Living

Oh Hubby made me smile this evening. He loves really old country music – some of it I like, some not so much. But today he shared this one with me and said he knew this was my type of song. He was totally right, it made me smile right away. I love it! What […]

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Jawbone Mini Jambox Bluetooth Speaker – Another Holiday Pick from Robyn

December 14, 2013 Reviews & Giveaways

We listen to music a lot in our home. Hubby is a musician (hobby) and I just enjoy music. However, we do not own a regular stereo anymore. It has been years since we had one actually. The music we listen to is in digital format now. I use Xbox Music and Hubby uses Google […]

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Eddie Van Halen – My Teenage Crush [Throwback Thursday]

October 17, 2013 Living

This morning on the Today Show they were talking about who they had crushes on when they were teenagers for Throwback Thursday. I had to blog about my crush after hearing that. I was so totally in love with Eddie Van Halen! O – M – G! He is so cute! I had posters of […]

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Streaming Music Options

September 23, 2013 Tech

Music can impact our moods so much. It can make us happy, keep us company, set a romantic mood, and even increase productivity while we work or study. I remember getting my first stereo when was about 10 years old I think – I loved it! My first stereo had a record player, a cassette […]

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More 80s Hair Bands Throwback Thursday

September 12, 2013 Living

So many have been enjoying the first 80′s hair bands quiz I did for Throwback Thursday that I thought I would do another set of them. See how many you can name. Answers are below. Well, how did you do? I think these were a bit harder than the first set. Answers: Aerosmith Whitesnake Dokken […]

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Miley Cyrus on MTV Video Music Awards – The Video and My Opinion

August 26, 2013 Living

So I did not watch the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards last night – but I now have my DVR set to record it so I can see all of it (and forward past what I don’t want to watch). What I heard so much of this morning was Miley Cyrus’ performance on the show […]

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Hearing Loss and Musicians [infographic]

March 2, 2013 Living

This week’s infographic (I do them each Saturday now) is about hearing loss in musicians. Hubby has a considerable hearing loss in one of his ears (I still always forget which one). Part of this is from chronic ear infections when he was a child, but Hubby also grew up around loud music since his […]

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Hair Bands of the 80s Throwback Thursday

February 21, 2013 Living

I was a teen in the 80s and hair bands were huge! You cannot help but giggle a little though looking back at some of the hair, clothing, and yes even make-up on some of these men in these hair bands. I thought this would be a fun Throwback Thursday. Plus, while I’m writing this […]

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