By carmel | February 3, 2017
Few days ago, my sis sent me a video link of her little girl strumming the guitar and singing the Christian classic ‘Amazing Grace’. What a sweet rendition of the song by my niece. I am a proud aunt indeed. It’s good that she already knows the basics of guitar playing and at least she is not out-of-tune.
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By carmel | December 18, 2016
In my previous post, I mentioned my dream guitar, and until now it is still a dream. It was actually offered online at a discounted price but I was too busy up to the last day of sale to buy it. Maybe it was a good thing I didn’t. For those thinking of buying a new musical instrument, the season for discounts is here, and one can really save a lot. Read the rest of this entry »
By carmel | December 5, 2016
The holidays are here again. We welcome the sweet spirit of Christmas in our hearts, and also our pockets haha. ‘Tis the season for big discounts and midnight sale offered by shops around. Online merchants are not to be missed as well. In fact, I just bought some techie stuff online. Read the rest of this entry »
By carmel | September 28, 2016
My nephew mentioned his interest in learning to play drums but their short vacation few months ago didn’t allow that plan to push through. It’s always interesting to see someone behind the drums doing his stuff. I know it’s not that easy, but I didn’t know it is actually more complicated than I thought until I read an article about buying a drum set. Read the rest of this entry »
By carmel | September 16, 2016
At last, my niece finished her piano lessons while on vacation few months ago here in the tropics. She managed to attend her tutorial sessions even with such a hectic vacation schedule. What a diligent piano student indeed. After her initial lessons, she came home and immediately practiced even up to almost midnight. It was inspiring to see her progress from a simple piano piece to finally playing that hauntingly sad song, “My Heart Will Go On”.
Naturally, the parents were extra happy and proud about my niece’s achievement. Her dad didn’t hesitate to buy her a new digital piano to practice on. Read the rest of this entry »