MS Dance Off Challenge : Monday Moving and Grooving

MS Dance Challenge / MS Dance Off

You all know how healing I believe dance is for the mind, body and soul, so to say that I am over the moon thrilled to be a part of the MS Dance Challenge with one of my greatest friends and heroes, Carrie Sniderman, is an understatement. What is the #MSDanceChallenge, you … [Read more...]

Flaunting the Bluesy Goodness that I’ll Be Soaking in at the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival!

Photographed by Liz Kearsley

So just to be a brat, here is a taste of what my day today will sound (and look) like at 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival at Deer Lake Park!!!  Happy Birthday to me!!!  (Otherwise known as 'Listen to Me Obnoxiously Flaunt the Blues Day' or 'My Rob Jone's  Day') Some of … [Read more...]

2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Shakey Graves or Wide Mouth Mason

Shaun Verreault at the 2013 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival.

With the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival tomorrow, they have left me with one more conundrum to ponder tonight ... Shakey Graves or Wide Mouth Mason?!?  You see Shakey Graves takes to the Garden Stage in Burnaby's Deer Lake Park on Saturday August 9th from 4:45 to 5:30 pm, … [Read more...]

2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Blind Boy Paxton or Chic Gamine

Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival

Next up on the conundrums and decision making that the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival has presented me with is Blind Boy Paxton (on the Garden Stage) or Chic Gamine (on the Westwood Stage) Saturday August 9th from 3:15 to 4:00 pm at Burnaby's Deer Lake Park?!? Oh why oh … [Read more...]

2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Miss Quincy or Rich Hope & His Evil Doers

Rich Hope at the 2009 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival

I am happy for the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival that they have been growing, adding on an extra stage and more acts.  But your success, now causes me conundrums!  Specifically choosing between the Garden Stage or the Westwood Stage.  This presents a challenge in my day, as I … [Read more...]