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“Believe you can and your halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

Inflammation and Concentration

Published: May 4, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Want to activate your body’s own powerful antioxidant defenses to help you stay healthy every day?.....Read More


Healthy Habits

Published: Apr 22, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Wow! I was featured in the 110 Magazine!  With all the world wide health scares .....Read More


My Crystal Quest

Published: Apr 22, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


I am so grateful to the people I am meeting on this journey; it has opened my eyes to things I never noticed. Never in a million years would I connect crystals to healing. Upon first glance, I assumed they were for home decorating and je.....Read More


Better Sleep, Better Days

Published: Apr 22, 2022  |   Category: Inspiration, Recommended Reading, Recommendations and Reviews


With everything going on in the world I can’t help but realize it is sometimes hard to shut my mind off and go to sleep. Sometimes, I am even waking up in the middle of the night. .....Read More


Friends and Laughter

Published: Apr 22, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


The saying goes that one should choose their friends wisely. Or perhaps be a friend to get a friend. .....Read More


Underestimating the Power of a Hug?

Published: Apr 19, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Given everything going on in this crazy world, I will spare you the examples, but we could all use more hugs in our lives. .....Read More


Divorcing Sugar from my Coffee

Published: Apr 18, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


One thing I have promised myself to do over and over during my health journey is to be curious. Before you can adjust one’s lifestyle one first has to identify the issues. .....Read More


Curiosity for a Healthy Lifestyle

Published: Apr 17, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Turning 50 in June does something to a person. You begin thinking about your life in ways you may have never thought about. For those of you 50 and beyond, you probably know what I am talking about. .....Read More


My Health Journey

Published: Jan 15, 2022  |   Category: Announcements, Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Photo Shows 10 Months of "Activation vs Supplementation" Everyone is different, so there are no promises or claims but here is my timeline j.....Read More


I love these guys! AMAZING!

Published: Dec 11, 2019  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


Wish I was there is in person to see this! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8nBzrhd8Ro&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3Z6OBIZG1keHCNvlH4bE9MW6NQtmFDA11noVNtBio-sI-tsuKfOPpF0JE.....Read More


Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Holiday!

Published: Nov 22, 2019  |   Category: Inspiration


I am Thankful for all of my students! I learn as much from them as they learn from me! All of you are amazing inspirations to me, I am so lucky.  Be inspired, live and love :) Happy Thanksgiving & enjoy this beautiful video by Jon Schmidt from The Piano Guys https://youtu.be/8P9hAN-teOU.....Read More


Accompaniment

Published: May 26, 2019  |   Category: Inspiration


There is so much more to Accompaniment I than just accompaniment! If "scale" is the skeleton of music, then chords are the "meat." Chords are where everything begins so a thorough understanding of chords opens the doors to improvisation and composition, enables students to interpret any piece of music (such as how the treble and bass clef are related and the .....Read More


Why Group Lessons?

Published: Apr 27, 2019  |   Category: Inspiration


Students find great success and satisfaction in the group learning environment. Groups are successful for several reasons. ?  .....Read More


Piano Coloring Pages!

Published: Feb 19, 2019  |   Category: Inspiration


Click the link below for your little ones :-) https://www.momjunction.com/articles/piano-coloring-pages_00369341/#gref.....Read More


Truly Amazing!

Published: Oct 21, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


This is Truly Amazing, Talented Young Children. What gifts they have!  .....Read More


Be Yourself! ~ I love this Quote!

Published: Aug 1, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


  "To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”  - Ralph Waldo Emerson   .....Read More


Joey Alexander - Behind the Scenes

Published: May 13, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


Go behind the scenes with the uniquely gifted pianist Joey Alexander for his debut album "My Favorite Things" out 5.12.15!   .....Read More


Keeping Score with the San Francisco Symphony

Published: Apr 30, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!, Benefits of Music and the Mind


Here is a wonderful resource:  Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony’s DVD Keeping Score: Mahler – Origins and Legacy has been awarded the most prestigious German recording award, Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik, by the German Record Critics' Award Association! Click here for More Information.....Read More


At it Again! We Love the Piano Guys!

Published: Apr 29, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!, Instrument Appreciation


These guys are great! .....Read More


A-rhythm-etic: The Math Behind the Beats

Published: Apr 12, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!, Benefits of Music and the Mind


Ready to Dance in your seat? Check this out! The Math behind the beats. .....Read More


Family

Published: Apr 11, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


7 Ways His Special Needs Brother Taught Him The Real Meaning Of Family, putting things into perspective......Read More


Baby Born Without Eyes

Published: Apr 11, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!, Benefits of Music and the Mind


A baby born without eyes, does amazing things at the piano, This story is truly inspiring, click here for the whole story......Read More


Innovator and Class Act

Published: Mar 30, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


Justin Timberlake is an Inspiration to so many and is a Class Act, here is his Innovator Award Acceptance Speech @ 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards    Here is a Man who .....Read More


Derek Paravicini - British Musical Savant

Published: Mar 26, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Benefits of Music and the Mind


This is a truly inspiring young man   .....Read More


The Next Mozart? 6-Year Old Piano Prodigy Wows All

Published: Mar 22, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


6-year old Emily Bear has wowed audiences from the White House to her own house. Playing the piano since age 3, Emily also composes her own music. Has WGN-TV discovered the next Mozart?   .....Read More


Giving a Chance to A Young Talent!

Published: Mar 21, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


This is truly wonderful. Amira Willighagen - O Mio Babbino Caro - HD - Andre Rieu (Love in Venice) Maastricht - 2014 .....Read More


The Integral House

Published: Mar 18, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


This is truly amazing. Integral House was designed and built by James Stewart, a mathematician, musician and philanthropist. Documentary film maker Joseph Clement introduces us to the house and to the life of James Stewart. Mr. Stewart was little recognized outside math circles until he built Integral House, the $32-million architectural showpiece where he.....Read More


Quotes - Plato

Published: Mar 16, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


I would teach children... .....Read More


Wow Taylor Eigsti - Amazing!

Published: Mar 15, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


At a Jazz Masterclass at Stanford University with musical child-prodigy and jazz maestro Taylor Eigsti. He spoke of his approach to seeing chords entirely as shapes, then proceeds to improvise around random chords called out by teachers in attendance. He's truly extraordinary. To learn more visit his website: www.tayloreigsti.com. His recordings are available on iTunes......Read More


Trust Your Hustle

Published: Mar 13, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Recommended Reading


Trust Your Hustle - and Live an Unexpected Life! Do you want to be remembered for doing something in life you’re not yet doing?  We’re all busy and overwhelmed with the obligations and expectations of life. At the same time we want to be more, do more, have more, and become more. But we get “taken out” by life and we lose our way. Then we never get around to doing that thing we secretly want to be remembered for. T.....Read More


You are Musical!

Published: Mar 13, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Ain't Got Rhythm?


Music is Fun! And Everyone Can Play... Even if you think you are not musical!   .....Read More


9 Year old Piano Player Wows Judges!

Published: Mar 9, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!, Benefits of Music and the Mind


Adrian, a 9-year-old, piano-playing smarty pants wins over the judges with his charm and amazing musical skills. See him rock the keyboard. The kid prodigy wows the audience with his rendition of Chopsticks and classic piano piece, "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik." See another astonishing piano moment from Adrian Romoff! .....Read More


Do Schools Kill Creativity?

Published: Mar 7, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Benefits of Music and the Mind


Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. The name of the talk is Do Schools Kill Creativity?  .....Read More


Single Mom's Lullaby Goes Viral

Published: Mar 5, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration, Why We Love Music!


This Single Mom of 4 Whose Lullaby Went Viral Is Now Being Courted for Major Record Deals! Kimberly Henderson first got pregnant at 16 and is now raising four kids as a single mother. Though she went to nursing school, she always loved music and tried to make time to perform. One night in December of 2014, she filmed herself singing to her youngest child, Vaida, when the then-1-year-old wouldn’t fall asleep. Her sister convinced her to upload the video of her singing .....Read More


Man Puts iPhone inside his Guitar!

Published: Mar 3, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


This is so Cool!  .....Read More


The Gift

Published: Feb 24, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


The Gift of Music, It Keeps on Giving!  George Horner, 90, is the oldest musician to make his debut in Boston’s Symphony Hall. During the Holocaust, he played music to lift the spirits of other prisoners, and shared some of those arrangements during a concert organized by the Terezin Music Foundation. .....Read More


Comp and Improv

Published: Feb 23, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


In this epic overview, Michael Tilson Thomas traces the development of Improvisation and Composition in classical music through the stages......Read More


Philosophy of Life

Published: Feb 19, 2015  |   Category: Inspiration


Philosophy of Life   .....Read More