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Poor Widdle Punkinmonkey

Snowed in today. Well, really rained in. Or sleeted in. We’ll have to wait and see. My goal for the day is to paint until I can’t see straight and my hand cramps up, then spend the rest of the evening snuggling with S and the cats. 91 more words


Zat You, Santa Claus?

“Zat You, Santa Claus?”  written by Jack Fox and performed by Louis Armstrong and The Commanders in 1953. Satchmo does the vocals but doesn’t solo on trumpet. 63 more words


Satchmo Cafe

New North Perth addition Satchmo Cafe has absolutely nailed the the thing that’s arguably most difficult, but most important, to get right in a cafe. Any guesses what it is? 425 more words


Med School For Cats

S and I just had this exchange via text:

Me: Am I paying for Satch’s med school out of the regular account?

Me (again): Meds. Not med school. 145 more words



Friday – How much can we cram into our last day in New Orleans? Usually we have a tentative plan for what we want to see and do, but today we decided to wing it. 1,910 more words


Part IV—Broadway Tastes Rock Music

Part IV—Reclaiming the ‘Top Forty’

PREVIOUSLY:  Part III—Examining Early Chart Toppers includes early #1 hits “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes” and “Mack the Knife.”

The fluke of Louis Armstrong’s single “Hello, Dolly!” bumping The Beatles from the number one spot in 1964 is the modern-day equivalent of someone like James Taylor recording “I’ve Decided to Marry You” and it bumping One Direction.  592 more words

Musical Theatre Musings

Today I am...

…dedicating my o’ so precious energy to The Now ☀️
^ typed to the sound of Satchmo ✨