Chez Nous

Posted on August 9, 2019 by janinewilson 

Hey Y’all, 

So perhaps you’re wondering what the heck “Chez Nous” means.  It is French for “our house.”  I found this sign at a flea market or thrift store where I usually search…

Hello Dolly!

Posted on September 21, 2018 by janinewilson 

Anyone that knows me knows I love me some Bette Midler.  She first entered my aura when I was about 13 and I was blown away by her first album, The Divine Miss…

WHAT’S GOING ON? 

Posted on September 9, 2017 by janinewilson 

Hey Y’all, 

The past few weeks have been filled with bad news right and left.  The devastation from hurricanes Harvey and Irma (and more on the horizon) and the earthquake in Mexico are…

AU REVOIR 2016, HOWDY 2017! 

Posted on December 1, 2016 by janinewilson 

As I sit here with two kittens in my lap (and they did indeed fall into my lap) to write y’all, I’m shocked at how quickly 2016 has sped by. Is that something…

THE BIG TO DO LIST OF 2016 

Posted on February 11, 2016 by janinewilson 

I’ve decided to share my gigantic 2016 to do list (or at least a chunk of it) because y’all have been such a great support system over the years – attending shows, buying…

NIGHT OF 100 ELVISES! 

 

Happy Holidays, y’all! ‘Tis the season for giving and a great way to give and have a blast at the same time is to head to Baltimore for the 22nd annual Night of 100 Elvises.  Besides being a tribute to…

AIRBNB

Posted on October 19, 2015 by janinewilson 

I love traveling – and I imagine most of you do, too.  If you aren’t familiar with the website, Airbnb, you may want to investigate as it could end up being one of…

WHAT I DID ON MY SUMMER VACATION – NASHVILLE!

Posted on September 1, 2015 by janinewilson 

 

 

 

Just back from Nashville and a songwriting workshop with the fabulous Jonatha Brooke. While I had always been aware of Jonatha, I had never delved into her music and after three days of…

THE RECORDING ACADEMY 

Posted on April 7, 2015 by janinewilson 

Hey my fellow musicians in the DC area, are you aware that The Recording Academy (the organization that puts on that little show known as The Grammys) has a local Washington, DC, chapter?…

VINTAGE CHRISTMAS!

I love vintage Christmas ornaments and paraphernalia, especially from the 1930s  and 1940s.  Those old balls just give me a thrill when I find them tucked away in boxes or on display in antique stores.  The one pictured here, I…