Episode 21 – Peter Talks Percussion

In a follow-up to our last episode, Marilyn sits down with her son, Peter.  They discuss Peter’s love of music, how he came to be a percussionist, and his plans for the future.  If you love music, you’ll love this episode! Don’t forget to rate, review, and subscribe on iTunes!

Episode 20 – Graduation Season

Graduation season is upon us once again!  On today’s episode, Marilyn is joined by her daughter, Mary Kate, who recently graduated from college.  They talk about what’s next and how life doesn’t always go according to plan…but that’s ok! Give this episode a listen and make sure you rate, review, and subscribe on iTunes!!!

Episode 18 – Guilty Pleasures

 

We start off today’s episode with a few more things Marilyn hates.  Then we hear about some of her guilty pleasure bands and songs.  And BONUS…a little “Who sang it better?” with Marilyn and one of her guilty pleasures.  You’re going to want to listen to this one! Don’t forget to subscribe, rate, and review!

The Partial Daisy

 

How hard is too hard to push your kids?  Where is the line between letting them just be kids and insisting they be involved in activities?  When our oldest son, Mike, was young, we thought it was very important for him to participate in sports. It seemed only natural to sign him up for baseball and soccer every summer, spring, and fall.  As he grew older, he added basketball to his list.  At the same time, my husband and I wanted him to learn piano and drums and play in the school band, so that was just more to add to the calendar.  Of course, he also took swimming lessons every summer and attended tennis camps, as well as scouting.  He was going to be a well-rounded kid if it killed us.

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Where Are My Glasses – Episode 5

 

On today’s episode, our host gives us her tips to get through the last few weeks of winter.  Then, we hear about her adventures in the world of social media.  Buckle up!