My Baby’s Dollar Guitar

toy guitar

Ah, the joy of childhood! My youngest daughter, Gesh, recently found a toy guitar from the 99Cents Store. It was love at first sight and she refused to leave the store without her precious one-dollar guitar. Whenever I play our (real) guitar at home, Gesh would try to pull (instead of … [Read more...]

Last Song Syndrome with Georyl

baby and toddler singing

Are there times when you "suffer" the last song syndrome? It's like listening to a song, having it stick in your head, and finding yourself subconsciously singing or humming it for a while - way after you heard it. I find my little Georyl to be very susceptible to the last song syndrome. In the … [Read more...]

Four Piano Pieces That You Should Learn

If you're at someone's house and you mention you play piano, that person will undoubtedly ask you to play something if there's a piano nearby. The question is, what do you play in that moment? You can play something classical, but most of the time it's more fun to play something everyone will … [Read more...]

My Music-Lover Mom

woman playing guitar

When my mom arrived from the Philippines last year, the original plan was for her to go home before Christmas so she can still celebrate the holidays in the Philippines. However, I had some health complications so we asked her to extend her stay with us for a few months. My mom is a music lover … [Read more...]

Who Says By Selena Gomez

Who says, who says you're not perfect? The song "Who Says" by Selena has been playing over the airwaves for quite some time but I only listened (as in, really listened) to the lyrics only a few weeks ago. I could have featured it in Music Monday last week but opted for The Lazy Song by Bruno Mars … [Read more...]

The Lazy Song

"Rainy days and Mondays always get me down." Is that so you? If you're tired of that Monday routine of going back to work, you're probably humming this tune: "Today I don't feel like doing anything I just wanna lay in my bed Don't feel like picking up the phone, So leave the message at the … [Read more...]