Year: 2010

Diving into Life!

Is your life pretty much like you want it to be? How did you get it there? How did you recognize that place once you had arrived? Holla back and let me know what peace looks like.

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Jazz Under the CC Hills Stars

Roy Ayers was overwhelmed by the unexpected shower of love he received from the exuburant crowd. He and his musicians outdid themselves to pay us back, exciting the crowd even more. It was an emotional reunion

Old School Music of the Day

The song which is probably Aretha’s most famous was a cover. By that I mean it wasn’t originally written or performed by her. Just as she covered Dionne Warwick’s “Say a Little Prayer For You” which she sang the hell out of, she also re-made Respect.

The Diva and The Diplomat

Former Secretary of State, Condeleeza Rice, and the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, can still work it. Aretha and Condoleezza teamed up on Tuesday night at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia for a concert to benefit inner-city youth programs and education initiatives.

Old School Music of the Day

The album became one of the most memorable soul albums and, based upon its themes, the concept album became the frontier for soul music. It has been called “the most important and passionate record to come out of soul music, delivered by one of its finest voices”.”

Six Sweet Potato Vines

I have identified 6. All of which I have planted in my garden or in surrounding pots. The lime green colored one that we all love is the most beautiful

Whoopi Goldberg Mansion

Last month I brought you the home of superstar, Patti LaBelle. I’m ending June with the manse of the legendary actress, comedian, talk show hostess, and Academy Award winner, Ms. Whoopi Goldberg. It is gratfying to see guests come on…

New Atlanta Eatery

Edible, comfort classics include slow-cooked pot roast and country fried steak/chicken/catfish. Sides include stewed tomatoes, squash casserole, and mashed potatoes & gravy.