An unforgettable song for many boomer. Small World (Isn’t It) was a painted picture of life’s engagements with romance and marriage. The song was written by Stephen Sondheim and Jule Styne (1959), first recorded by Ethel Merman and covered by many including Pearl Bailey, Eddie Fisher, and Nancy Wilson. Johnny Mathis sings with Glenn Osser […]Read More “Small World (Isn’t It) “ Johnny Mathis
ADVERTISEMENT Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 – January 20, 2012) was an American singer. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel. Starting her career in 1954, she gained fame with hits such as “The Wallflower”, “At Last”, “Tell Mama”, “Something’s Got […]Read More “AT LAST” ETTA JAMES
Eric Clapton wrote this song, which is a testimony of faith. It’s the first song for which he wrote all the lyrics. Steve Winwood sang lead, as he did with all of the Blind Faith songs. Even though it’s a very personal song, Clapton made sure he wouldn’t be the lead vocalist by writing it […]Read More Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood “Presence of the Lord”
“Everyday” is a song written by Buddy Holly and Norman Petty, recorded by Buddy Holly and the Crickets on May 29, 1957, and released on September 20, 1957, as the B-side of “Peggy Sue”, which went to three on the Billboard Top 100 chart in 1957. The song is ranked number 238 on Rolling Stone […]Read More Buddy Holly Everyday
Ingredients 2 cups unbleached flour 1½ cups cornmeal ¼ tsp salt 2 tsp baking powder 6 Tbsp unsalted butter, room temp 1 cup sugar 3 eggs, room temp 1½ tsp vanilla extract 4 oz pecans, roughly chopped Instructions Preheat your oven to 375 degrees. In a large bowl, using an electric hand mixer, cream the […]Read More Pecan Cornmeal Biscotti
Featured image: pinterest.com 30 Bagel Toppings: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Snacktime Author Jaredsgirl Do you love bagels? Mmmm, warm, crunchy bread with soft doughy centers. It’s hard to go wrong with these delicious, breakfast and snack-time circles of joy. The only thing better than a bagel is a bagel topped with something tasty. In fact, […]Read More Your Morning Bagel – It’s your pick!
Commons Kyu Sakamoto released his Japanese song Sukiyaki in 1961. Sukiyaki hit the top music charts in the U.S. and other countries in 1963. Sukiyaki has been covered by numerous singers and musicians over the years and saxophonist John Ace has shared his rendition. John “Ace” Cannon( May 5, 1934 – December 6, 2018) was […]Read More Sukiyaki (Instrumental Sax)