Tag Archives: music

Expectations: Part II

This post is a continuation of the list of unexpected things that have cropped up since I had a baby. The first was that I now wear leggings as pants. Here is the rest of the list: 2. I now … Continue reading

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Negotiating New Adventures

We knew getting into this baby business that it would put a harsh end to this life we’ve enjoyed for the last eight years. Pregnancy is good for easing into our new life. For months, we planned to spend Labor … Continue reading

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So, Husband and I got married almost one year ago. In honor of our upcoming anniversary, I’m going to start calling him by his name. It’s not a secret; I’ve identified him by name before. I bestowed the generic and … Continue reading

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In Which I Confess My Unending Love For Adam Duritz

The first time that Husband and I met, we talked about music. I can’t remember who asked who, but we listed our top five desert island favorite musicians. We liked all the same bands, excluding his weird love of Pearl … Continue reading

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Giving In

I dated this guy for a split second in college. Okay, maybe it was a month. No time at all, is the point. But because I was young and impressionable and I cared about what he thought, if only for … Continue reading

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Go-Go Boots

So apparently every time I go a rock show, I come back with a little more insight about women. A few weeks ago I saw Justin Townes Earle and came away with a renewed appreciation for women in the music … Continue reading

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Girl With A Guitar

Last night Husband and I broke our old married person routine and went to a show. Justin Townes Earle, if you’re interested in alt-country/indie-folk/whatever made-up genre combo you like to make down home music sound cool (my personal favorite is … Continue reading

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