Archive for March 2019
16th Annual Run/Walk Rocklin – Happy Birthday Sweet 16!
Join us for the 16th Annual Run/Walk Rocklin on Sunday April 7, 2019 at Johnson-Springview Park, Rocklin. Proceeds benefit The Matt Redding Foundation and other local non-profit agencies. Run Rocklin offers a variety of athletic experiences – from the flat 5K, the scenic 12K, to the ‘Run the Rock’ Half-Marathon. The event has been designed…Read More
On This Date In Music – “He’s So Fine” by The Chiffons
March 30 – On this date in 1963, The Chiffons, a previously unheard of group, took over the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “He’s So Fine.” The song had been composed by a young man who loved music and viewed his passion as a way to get his family out of…Read More
Great Baseball Songs for Opening Day!
Baseball season has begun! Here are great songs to listen to as you root for your home team while munching peanuts and Cracker Jacks! Play ball! “Centerfield” by John Fogerty “Glory Days” by Bruce Springsteen “Cheap Seats” by Alabama “The Greatest” by Kenny Rogers “Load Up The Bases” by Whiskey Falls “Swing” by Trace Adkins…Read More
Groom’s Cake Shows His Style
A wedding cake often is tiered, decorated in white, and light in texture and color. Whereas, a groom’s cake can take a variety of forms, shapes, texture and color, and often will incorporate chocolate or fruit. The groom’s cake not only provides an alternative tasty treat for your guests, but it also enables the groom to…Read More
On This Date In Music – “Just A Friend” by Biz Markie
March 23 – On this date in 1990, “Just A Friend” by Biz Markie was sitting at #9 on the pop chart. It was the highest the song would get and the only time the rapper would crack the Top 40. But if you’re going to be a One Hit Wonder, let it be as…Read More
On This Date In Music – Otis Redding’s (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay
March 16th – On this date in 1968, Otis Redding’s “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” began a bittersweet, four week run at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Redding had toiled in the music business for a decade by this point, his opportunities often limited by his skin color. Yet he’d finally…Read More
Classic Wedding Cake Cutting Songs
“That’s Amore” by Dean Martin “What The World Needs Now Is Love” by Jackie DeShannon “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)” by Natalie Cole “L-O-V-E” by Nat King Cole “The Way You Look Tonight” by Frank Sinatra “Let’s Stay Together” by Al Green “You Are The Best Thing” by Ray Lamontagne “Love And Marriage” by…Read More