I love love love when a songwriter can make me feel, and they do this lyrically and musically. So talented!
Anyway, when I listen to them I find myself daydreaming about going to England and drinking a gross pint of their warm beer at an out-of-the-way pub while listening to a band like them. And then it reminds me that 31 years have gone by, and I still haven't made it over the Atlantic.
In college my girlfriends and I would always start to plan a European backpacking trip, but who were we kidding. I was living off of student loans and a 15 hour a week job, living in a ratty apartment that smelled of the spices used by the 20 international students in the 2 bedroom apartment below me. I had no spare cash.
Then I got married and realized that $80k of debt was a lot. Going on a European vacay at that point seemed pretty
So now that we're debt-free (what! what!), I'm so excited about making these daydreams a reality! And we'll be doing it totally guilt-free and paying cash! I can't wait! No more paying off the past - only seizing the day! Once Isaac gets old enough to
Here's a little sample of Mumford and Sons. Enjoy. :)