Dizzy Swallows

New Music from Old Loves

September 20th, 2013
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Now and now

September 6th, 2013

“Those who love you are not fooled by mistakes you have made or dark images you hold about yourself. They remember your beauty when you feel ugly; your wholeness when you are broken; your innocence when you feel guilty; and your purpose when you are confused.”

-Alan Cohen

En Mana Kuoyo by danielle hendrix on Grooveshark

Wishing you a gentle weekend as we transition to Fall. Since watching “The Long Way Down” I can’t stop listening to Ayub Ogada‘s beautiful album, En Mana Kuoyo. I hope you enjoy it as well.… Continue reading

Little Bits for a Monday

August 19th, 2013
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Little Bits for a Monday

June 17th, 2013
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May 29th, 2013

These past weeks have been filled to bursting. May is nearly done and I’ve been so focused, I was hardly aware of it’s passage. I thought I’d share a few of the sights and sounds that have so occupied my world of late.

Good music. Always. Here’s a lovely ditty from Taken By Trees: “Dreams.” Taken By Trees is the solo project of former Concretes singer, Victoria Bergsman. Incidentally, Victoria is yet another Swede.

We’ve built and painted a dozen chalkboard signs for the wedding (can’t wait for you to see them in action!), and thought we’d use some of the leftovers to paint the inside of one of our cupboards. I’m thinking to fill it with handy measurement conversions and such.

I was never one to go in for banner-making during my school days, but I did recently play with metallic paint, glitter, and sponge brushes. Again, … Continue reading