My First Performance with the Mt. Calvary Singers

On March 27, 2015, I had the opportunity to sing with the Mt. Calvary Singers, headed by Pastor Charlie Wood, at the first concert of the 2015 Mt. Calvary Concert series.  The headliners at the concert were “The Taylors,” an AMAZING Brother-Sister Gospel Quartet from Central North Carolina. It’s been a long while since I’ve…

The Mystery Afghan – Week 4

The pattern for this week has been a LONG process!  It has taken about a month to get through all 20 of the squares, owing to two dance competitions, a housing sale, and a housing search.  But finally, I’ve been able to finish them up.  FINALLY!!! The Clue The fourth clue for the project was…

First Dance Lesson w/Cedric

Abdiel Cedric Jacobsen is an amazing dancer for the Martha Graham Dance Company.  He is also an accomplished ballroom dancer.  And now, he is our teacher. This evening, Turquoise and I had the pleasure of taking our first lesson with him, a wedding gift given to us by Patti Villone and Ana Tomic.  And what…

MADjam 2015

So, I didn’t become the MADjam Newcomer Jack & Jill Champion today, but I did have a fantastic time in the attempt. I found out this afternoon that I didn’t place in the top 5, like Roger Plaut (Congratulations, Roger!!!!). Just now, I did discover that I came in 8th out of 43 entrants!! Very…

2015 MADjam 

When we woke up this morning, I jumped out of bed and ran to the window.  The weather report for the past 24 house had been holleriin’ about the pending winter storm.  The weather in the DC area is just horrendous right now.  We MADjam 2015!  What an amazing weekend!          …