Tunes: for Valentines Day

I’m not one to really celebrate Valentines Day, but as an adult I’ve used it as an excuse to make myself a special meal (typically steak).  This year, my beau suggested he cook for me as a nice lil switcheroo.  I admit, I’m nervous since I’ve never even seen him cook grilled cheese and he has…

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Tunes: Party Like It’s 1998

On June 7th, I hit my milestone 30th birthday.  I celebrated with a bat mitzvah themed 13 Going on 30 Party at Sammy’s Roumanian.  We dressed in 90s attire and danced to the musical stylings of an in-house keyboardist.  If you want to re-live the late 90s, enjoy this playlist featuring all songs from 1998,…

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Tunes: for a Prohibition Party

Everything at my Prohibition Party was on theme, including the music.  I made a playlist that included Jazz classics but also some more modern takes on the Roaring 20s genre, including hits from the Chicago and Great Gatsby (Baz Luhrmann version) soundtracks. This playlist is best listened to with copious amounts of champagne.

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Tunes: for a Festive Holiday

Just like pairing wine and cheese, music can be matched to different situations.  This series will queue up playlists for different occasions so you can listen to some quality beats while you’re cooking, eatign, or exercising so you can do more of the cooking/eating later. This first ever “Tunes” is focused on the Holidays – that’s a no…

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