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M'life, Music, Playlists

Bringing back the Music

Hello friends new and old, This year has been... well, y'all already know. I started out my year all ready to budget and vacation and love and live. And it all came to a screeching halt somewhere around March. After several months of mental turmoil, I decided to return to the things I once loved:… Continue reading Bringing back the Music

Features, Playlists, Reviews

Summer 2015 Wrap Up

As sad as I am to see it go, summer is packing its bags. While it went extremely fast for me, I squeezed a lot in. I listened to tons of great music, attended several amazing concerts, and got to write for the Current, something I'd never even considered to be a possibility before this… Continue reading Summer 2015 Wrap Up

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2014 In(die) Review

With 2014 coming to a close tonight, I figured I should probably get with the end-of-year program. Today I'll reflect on 2014, which was a great year for me. I started my college career at an amazing university, attended the wedding of my mother and stepfather, got a bunch of ear piercings, and of course listened to tons… Continue reading 2014 In(die) Review

Music, Playlists

The Best Time of the Year

I've always loved Christmastime: the cheesy tunes, the Hallmark flicks, the Christmas cookies. I've seen Home Alone about 5 times this month, and it never gets old! Of course, I've also been listening to tons of Christmas music. My favorite holiday track this year is "Christmas Lights" by Coldplay. I compiled the rest of my faves… Continue reading The Best Time of the Year

Music, Playlists

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Hope you have the chance to spend some quality time with family and friends. We're hosting at my house this year, and we've got the Macy's Parade on in the background. I just made a playlist on 8tracks to go with the day's festivities, with songs from She & Him, Fleet Foxes… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

Music, Playlists

Fresh Tracks for Fall 2013

My favorite season is just days away! Sweaters, boots, and pumpkin-flavored lattes... *sigh*. Anyway, here's my playlist for Autumn. I'll be updating it throughout the season, so if you have any suggestions, please comment or email me ( I love a good recommendation! Happy Fall! I'm off to dig out my pullovers and scarves. -SH

Music, Playlists

Favorite Tunes of the Month: July 2013

I often find myself frantically searching for the Shazam app on my phone when I'm listening to the radio. I heard all of these songs on the radio this month, and I couldn't stop listening to these artists! For some reason the embed code to my playlist isn't working, so here's the link: SH's Favorites:… Continue reading Favorite Tunes of the Month: July 2013

Music, Playlists

Happy 4th of July!

Hey all! Hope you're having a great summer. It hasn't felt too summery here in MN until recently,  and the Fourth kind of snuck up on me. Aside from fireworks and barbecues, let's celebrate with some tunes! Here's my 4th of July Youtube Playlist. Have a great, safe day all! Don't do anything you'll regret,… Continue reading Happy 4th of July!