Music Men

These days the sound of music fills our home, and my heart overflows. Still too little to reach, he finds a way. Rarely does he find breakfast before his fingers find the keys, this one.  His gift is ours, really.  What greater joy than to hear him play.  To hear the sound of his joy dancing through the halls. Brother finds his time in the quiet moments.  Those rare moments when the piano bench is unoccupied. With a few simple chords, his budding and mellow personality … [Read more...]

Jam Session!

On Saturday mornings, we load up the boys and head to music class.  We have been taking Music Together classes since the boys were about 8 months, and we love, love, love it!  During class, there is always a "Jam Session" song where the instructor dumps a huge bucket of instruments in the middle of the circle.  And, let me tell you, those instruments are pretty much like catnip. The little ones crawl, toddle, or scoot their way to their favorite music maker and in no time are jamming to the beat … [Read more...]