International Guitar Month

April is International Guitar Month.  The guitar is an old instrument, having  been around for some 3,300 years ago, although they didn’t quite look like today’s instruments. The word guitar is descended from the Latin word cithara, the modern guitar itself is not believed to have descended from the Roman instrument. There are many theories of where the modern guitar comes from.. One commonly cited theory is…

We’re Baaaack!

Drum roll please! Cue trumpets! Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys, cats and dogs, I am pleased to announce the grand re-launch of The Blog of Teresa. After more than a month of redecorating and all that goes with it, a month of making decisions about color, design, placement, wallpaper, drapery and accessories the blog is ready for you perusal….

National Handwriting Day

In this day of electronic communication, the art of handwriting has gone by the wayside. Or has it? Nope. It is actually on the rise again. “With the popularity of scrapbooking, cardmaking and other paper crafts, we are seeing more Americans returning to pens and pencils for the warmth and personal touch they lend to any document,” Baker explained. “People enjoy…

Ditch New Years Resolutions Day

New Year’s Resolutions. Quit smoking, quit drinking, lose weight, exercise, save money, get organized, learn a new language, and perhaps work less. These are part of the top New Year’s resolutions. Fine ones as well. However, according to various studies, only 8% of resolutions are kept. Perhaps you are part of that 8%. Perhaps you are well on your way to losing…