Today the kids and I met up with some from friends from Miss Chatty’s kindy class. With it being school holidays siblings were in tow, and well as our visitor Mr.11 from Perth. The four kids in my care had a ball, which brings me to my second musical reflection for the month.
…laughter and squeals of delight as I watch my husband and kids play.
What are some happy sounds for you?
It’s Tuesday and you know what that means…
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Over the years, as our kids have grown older the afternoon nap has turned into quiet time. There is the odd occasion where one of them will actually fall asleep, but that isn’t all that often. Recently we were in the car at this time, so I’d like to paint a picture of what it was like for us…
Ok so I know that I said last week that I wasn’t going to post until after our holiday, but hey the car’s pretty much packed, and I really HAD TO SHARE these songs before leaving tomorrow They are SO AWESOME! Not only are they fantastic songs but these particular cover versions are A.MA.ZING!! These guys are so talented! Continue reading →
The last of the kids’ picks comes from Lego Boy. This first song is one that Lego Boy sang with the Junior Choir at school. Last week they sang some concerts at some retirement villages in the area. Continue reading →
As I mentioned yesterday, I’m keeping it in the family for a few days, so this time round Miss Chatty, our youngest, has chosen her favourite Christmas tunes, for the day. I’m sure she’d choose other songs if I asked her on a different day! Thinking about it, I know I would too, especially having come across some new versions of songs in the process of putting this list together. Nevertheless, I digress… Continue reading →
For the next few days I’ll be keeping it in the family (who you can learn more about in this post) and have asked my kids which Christmas songs they like. This selection of Christmas tunes was chosen by the precious middle in our family, Princess. Continue reading →
After focussing on My Men last week, it seemed natural to focus on my girls this week. This first song carries on from Sting’s lyrics last week…to “BE YOURSELF NO MATTER WHAT THEY SAY”. India Arie is one of my favourite artists, and she featured in my very first Sunday Session play-along She writes such thoughtful lyrics that I’m more than happy for my girls (and boy!) to listen to.
Video – India Arie
I know that I’ll never be able to keep my girls away from many of the “ideal” or “popular” images of girls in the media, so I want them to know that we love them for who they are…their own beautiful selves, and that true friends will think the same way.
What’s Beautiful – Everlife
So which tunes have you been listening to? Why don’t you share them with us over on Thea’s blog?