• Life,  Music Lessons

    Lean On Me

    Our lesson today comes from the words in Bill Withers’s song “Lean on Me” from 1972.   Life can be hard. It can throw us curve balls that we aren’t expecting.   How do you react when life gets difficult?…

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    Be Stronger Today Than You Were Yesterday

    Our lesson for today comes from the words in Kelly Clarkson’s song “Stronger.”   Allowing yourself to become the best you that you can be is a time-consuming, never-ending journey. We trip along the way and work to regain our…

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    Shaped By the Past

    One of the most important things I have learned about life from my family and friends is that every event in my life has shaped who I am today.   People come into your life and become part of your life…

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    Fight to Make The Life You Want

    You probably don’t want to hear this, but LIFE ISN’T EASY. There, I said it. And YES, the preface to today’s music lesson is somewhat of a rant. Life may not be easy, but you don’t have to just settle…

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    Jump With Both Feet

          Ever remember going to the pool and dipping your toe into the water? Did you decide that the water was too cold for you?   -OR-   Did you just grit your teeth and jump?    …

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    Live Life in the Moment

    Our lesson for today comes from the words in Garth Brooks’ song “The Dance.”   If you had a crystal ball, would you look into it to see what your future will bring? Would you have someone read your palm…