Music Monday – “Faith”

So if you’re driving about the Seattle suburbs and pull up next to an SUV that, quite frankly, looks like every third SUV on the road, you may notice this one has got its windows down and music blaring, and a mother/daughter duo singing along. That is most likely to be us. Maura has an…

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Sometimes, even I need a reminder

I am a tolerant woman. I can ignore a lot. A LOT. But some teen in this house showed Maura YouTube on the Xbox. And now, Maura is going through YouTube, clip by bloody clip, trying to pick out songs from movies. Except she can’t read really, so she goes by movie titles or pictures,…

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Closer to Fine

The other day, as I ran errands, the song “Closer to Fine” by the Indigo Girls came on the radio. I of course, sang along, doing the higher harmony part. But my mind wandered back to a time in the early 90’s at my small Catholic college, where one of the campus bands decided, for…

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