History Class, Life, Music, Uncategorized, World War 2

Musical Interlude: “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”

Could anyone else use a bit of upbeat music today? Between substitute teaching for middle-schoolers, hosting a birthday celebration or two, and working through a last run of major editing before sending my manuscript to my last (I hope- fingers crossed!) round of beta readers, I feel like I could use about three more days… Continue reading Musical Interlude: “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”

Film, History Class, Music, Uncategorized, World War 2

Musical Interlude: “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree”

My children coaxed me into trying to harvest enough decent apples from our tree to make them a pie. As usual, once I'd pared away all of the wormy bits, the "good" pile was much smaller than the waste. I managed a tasty crisp, though, AND the process reminded me of one of my favorite… Continue reading Musical Interlude: “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree”