Weekend Wonders

  It’s funny the things you find written on scraps of paper around the place. Doing the start of the year clean at work and a stumbled upon some wanderlust plans and the cost of getting there and actually living those dreams. Coachella, Cannes, Glastonbury, TIFF, Sundance ( which I’ve been longing for, seven years…

Music Monday: Mandy Moore

There are so many actors and actresses that have dipped a toe in the music water. Its sometimes difficult to remember that sometimes it can happen the other way around. As it did with this week’s lady of music So let’s take a road trip back to 1999 – when Britney was a magic word….

Music For The Week Ahead

Strange Love by Halsey Come Around by Rosi Golan King of Anything by Sara Bareilles Stand In Your Way by Jennifer Love Hewitt Awake My Soul by Mumford & Sons Heartlines (Acoustic) by Florence + The Machine Talking In Your Sleep by The Civil Wars Wishful, Sinful by The Doors Drop On By by Laura…

Life Of A Fangirl

So believe or not- although you probably will, if you have been will me awhile –  I am a bit of a fangirl. For those who don’t know what that is  a fangirl is – basically – *a female fan, especially one who is obsessive about comics, film, music, or science fiction. Or basically any…

Weekend Wonders

I’m not going to lie. Carrie Bradshaw and I have had our disagreements but every once and a while she gets it right. Yes, I am aware that I am speaking about a fictional character, but it is just a hazard of the industry. She once said Why do we let one thing we don’t…

Music Monday: Joy Williams

There is certain music, bands and musicians that are meant to be in your life. I believe this to my core. Certain musicians will call to your soul and will be with you for your lifetime. For me, Joy Williams is one of those musicians I discovered The Civil Wars off their self-titled second album and…

Music For The Week Ahead

  Let’s Stay Together by Al Green Santa Monica Dream by Angus & Julia Stone You Got Me by Ingrid Michelson Family Feud by Pistol Annies Behind These Hazel Eyes by Kelly Clarkson Maps by Maroon 5 Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves  by Cher No Man’s Prize by Melody Gardot I’ll Be Waiting by Garrison Starr…

Wanted: Absolute Abandon

Over the past few weeks I’ve been feeling like I should run away to the circus. Pack up, no stopping me; leaving on a jet plane, that is it. Changes to my job at work, people that tell you, that you’re wrong and what you should do, because that’s what they do – even through…

Weekend Wonders

One of my little guilty pleasures is a good old movie night. I used to do it a lot as a kid. It was a Saturday night special. My dad and I would take a trip down to the video store and pick out movies. So I guess it’s not too much of a leap,…

Music Monday: Emma Birdsall

So since we visited the reality television train last week, I thought we might stay there. Make a comfy little home there, put our feet up and take in the scenery. Let me introduce you to Emma Birdsall The 2012 run of The Voice Australia Emma-Louise as she was known back then made her entrance…