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Monday morning music: Jaymay


Stan introduced me to Jaymay {Jamie Seerman} last year through her popular song “Gray or Blue“, and I added her song “You Are the Only One I Love” to my Valen-tunes playlist. More notably, her song “Sea Green, See Blue” played during the How I Met Your Mother season two finale. I’m sad we [Read on...]

Monday morning music: Valen-tunes ♫

Valen-tunes Mix Tape Poor & Pretty

It’s time again for another installment Monday Morning Music, and just in time for a Valentine’s Day playlist. I’m a mushy-gushy romantic type, so there’s plenty of swoon-worthy indie tunes and tear-inducing movie love ballads in this mix. {Best-viewed on a Flash-compatible device.}

What are [Read on...]

Monday morning music: Indie Christmas

It has become a tradition for me to make a mix CD for my Dad on holidays or his birthday.  He introduced me to a lot of great music as I was growing up and I’m happy that I’ve been able to give back in the recent [Read on...]

Monday morning music: Mumford & Sons

Suzi introduced me to Mumford & Sons a while ago, but I only recently bought one of their albums. They are lovely though, perfect for waking up and getting inspired on a Monday morning. The music video that I’ve included below is a little different than some of [Read on...]

Monday morning music: Courtney Marie Andrews

Mondays are hard, especially if you haven’t been getting enough sleep because you’re obsessed with reading Fifty Shades of Grey. Sure, the writing isn’t spectacular, but the characters have enthralled me nonetheless. Plus, I have been picturing Alexander Skarsgård as Christian Grey ever since E! put the idea into my head.

Anyways, I was going to post tips on how to [Read on...]