I’m Female Vocalist of the Year 2013!

WOW! I am so shocked at winning Female Vocalist of the Year 2013 at the Texas Music Awards this past weekend! This was my third time to be nominated and my first time to win the award. I have to say, though, I didn’t prepare an acceptance speech. All of the ladies that were nominated […] Continue reading

“MY BOOTS” Music Video!

The following  story is what inspired my new song, “My Boots!” Check out the music video here! A few years ago, my wonderful mother gave me a pair of beautiful black and turquoise cowboy boots for my birthday. I couple hardly bear taking them off! A few weeks after getting them I wore them to […] Continue reading

“Southern Cross and a Sparrow Tattoo”

I’ve decided to take on songs from Songs In A Suitcase and tell you a little bit about them. Starting with one of my favorites from the album and a song I’ve entered into the International Songwriting Competition for 2012! I entered the competition a few years back with the first song I ever wrote, “Drive”, in […] Continue reading

Pompeii, Italy

Hello Everyone! It’s been about a month since I wrote to you last, I’m still on the ship cruising the Mediterranean. Today we are in Naples, Italy and I’m going to Pompeii with some crew from the ship! For those of you who don’t know about Pompeii, it was an ancient Roman city that was […] Continue reading

I’m Engaged!!!

A few days ago in Pisa, Italy, my boyfriend of a little over a year asked me to marry him! It was both our first time in Pisa to see the Leaning Tower. We had taken lots of pictures with the tower (aka holding it up, giving it a piggy-back-ride, other silly things) and then […] Continue reading

July So Far

July has been great so far out here in the Mediterranean! We celebrated the 4th of July onboard the ms Noordam with a new Marines stationed in Athens, Greece (birthplace of Democracy!) After they helped us out with a great flag raising ceremony we had chili dogs, s’mores, and beer (of course… Independence Day the American […] Continue reading