March 2017

Come As You Are

I’ve been blogging a lot lately about the music […]

Daddy’s Little Girl

This one is for all you country music listeners. […]

Beauty and the Beast

So much for weekly what I’ve been listening to […]

February 2017


I discovered Gracie Abrams on YouTube this week and […]

Find Me

In an attempt to blog more frequently I’ve decided […]

January 2017

Ain’t No Sunshine

I’m not sure I remember what blue skies and […]

September 2016

Selling the News

There are two times in a typical year where […]

August 2016

Do You Remember

If we have enough time at the end of […]

June 2016


Its June! I’m loving the weather and I’m sure […]

February 2016

From All Sides

Like almost every instrument, a piano needs to be […]


It’s been another long while since I’ve blogged but […]

December 2015

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas….or maybe […]

November 2015


Today is the date Dwayne and I were given […]

Under the Floor

This is so long overdue but here it is! […]

September 2015

Shadow and A Dancer

I feel like the word September just screams “it’s […]

August 2015


It has been a busy summer in the Music […]

June 2015

Don’t Go Home Without Me

Its been a busy few months in the Jansen […]

April 2015

Back to The Beginning Again

With great passion comes also great pressure. I think […]

March 2015

Gravity Happens

Recital month just happened at Mohawk College. If you […]


Scenario one:  You’ve been hearing a song on the […]


A few weeks ago I mentioned that I joined […]

The Worst Pies in London

This past weekend Dwayne and I had the opportunity […]

February 2015

20 Years

Malcolm Gladwell says that it takes about 10,000 hours […]

Second Go

There’s a special place in my heart for the […]

Your Love is a Song

I can’t say I’m a sucker for Valentine’s Day. […]

Writing to Reach You


I bet some of you just cringed when you […]

January 2015

We Never Change

As most of you probably know about me, I […]

Thinking Out Loud

Just a short post today about what I’ve been […]

Behind the Scenes #2: Child Lessons

Another week has flown by and another Thursday has […]

Behind the Scenes #1: Adult Lessons

It’s a new year! The holidays are over and […]

December 2014

Christmas Things


It finally looks a bit like winter outside. I’m […]

Day 2

Waking up this morning I thought of how blessed […]

Keeping the Heat On

Lights – Siberia

From the busy parks
To the icy tides
Someday […]