I’m back from the Pacific Northwest. Here’s the recap: PART 1

The BEFORE the trip and first night in Vancouver debacles part. Hello again everyone! After open micing (yes, that’s a word…in the Danielasaurus) my heart out in early July, I went off to break-in my dear Avocado in the great Pacific Northwest! Andrew and I ventured together on our first touring trip together and his first… More I’m back from the Pacific Northwest. Here’s the recap: PART 1

Open mic night: check!…I crossed another one off the list

See how I faced my fear of playing the ukulele and singing at an open mic…”The point is to do it.” Taryn told me as we headed to The Burren an hour before we were scheduled to go on stage. That is exactly right! Right when she said those words, I felt a little more at ease. This is an open mic night after all. No one is paying to see me play. Most of the people in the crowd are either playing as well or they are there to support their friends who are playing, so it’s a very supportive atmosphere. Whew! I was still nervous, but feeling pumped too. … More Open mic night: check!…I crossed another one off the list