August 21.2015 – Story Behind “Wide Open Spaces” by the Dixie Chicks

Today’s Story Behind the Song is dedicated to my sweet Elizabeth Vencill. Hear your story here! Amarillo, Texas-based Susan Gibson wrote the song’s first lyrics in 1993, on her first visit back home after leaving for forestry school at the University of Montana.[3][4] She left the notebook containing the lyrics at home by mistake when…

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August 21/2015 – Quote Of The Day!

“There are no coincidences in life. What person that wandered in and out of your life was there for some purpose, even if they caused you harm. Sometimes, it doesn’t make sense the short periods of time we get with people, or the outcomes from their choices. However, if you turn it over to God…

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August 21.2015 – Begin Again By Collin McCarty

Hear your Warm and Fuzzy here! One of the best things we can do in our lives is this: Begin again. Begin to see yourself as you were when you were the happiest and strongest you’ve ever been. Begin to remember what worked for you (and what worked against you), and try to capture the…

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August 20.2015 – Quote Of The Day!

“A great wind is blowing, and that gives you either imagination or a headache.” – Catherine The Great *** Share on Facebook

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August 20.2015 – Story Behind “Something’ More” by Sugarland

Hear the story here! Something More ” is a song written and recorded by Sugarland. It was released in April 2005 as the second single from their debut album Twice the Speed of Life . Like its predecessor “Baby Girl”, “Something More” was a number 2 hit on the Hot Country Songs charts. This was…

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August 20.2015 – Be Your Best by Joel Osteen

Hear your Warm and Fuzzy here! “For the Lord takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with victory.” – Psalm 149:4 Right now, God is going before you to prepare the next chapter of your life. If you will stay in faith and keep the right attitude, you will enter a better chapter,…

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August 19.2015 – Quote Of The Day!

“Any man’s life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day.” – Booker T. Washington *** I used to drive back and forth between Lynchburg and Washington D.C. in my early 20’s. Some of my college friends were older than me and…

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August 19.2015 – Story Behind “Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynard Skynard

Lynyrd Skynyrd is from Jacksonville, Florida. They wrote this song about their impressions of Alabama and as a tribute to the studio musicians at Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, where they recorded from 1970-1972. The studios gained fame during the ’60s and ’70s when it became the vogue thing for bands to record there. Artists like…

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August 19.2015 – Every Day by David Kundtz

Hear your Warm and Fuzzy here! “One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.” – Goetha These are the things Goethe wanted in his day, every day. What do you want in yours?…

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August 18.2015 – Quote of the Day and Stuff!

“You can go through life miserable or you can make the choice to fix what’s broken. Do the work. Know what you need to do to find happiness. If there’s something that’s keeping you from happiness, then be brave enough to do what you have to do to work through it or overcome it. Don’t…

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