Musical Motivation Monday

Week 4 – Overnight Success

You probably thought “What a throwback!” when you saw this week's Musical Motivation Monday from Gladys Knight, but it just goes to show that I really do have an eclectic taste in music. This is a song I grew up listening to. When I hear it, it makes me think of relaxing Sundays at [...]

By | 2019-09-16T00:26:46+00:00 September 16th, 2019|Musical Motivation Monday|0 Comments

Week 3 – Ridin’ Solo

This week's Monday Motivation is from Jason Derulo. It's a song I never play in the classroom because I didn't download the radio edit, and the word "sh*t" features quite a lot. Oops! It's a song about getting over a breakup, finding who you are again, pulling yourself together and moving from strength to strength. [...]

By | 2019-09-09T21:41:14+00:00 September 9th, 2019|Musical Motivation Monday|0 Comments

Week 2 – We Not Giving Up!

I'm making today's post from my childhood home, in San Fernando, in Trinidad. I'm here having a bit of a vacation and relaxation and to see my friends and family. In honour of my location today's Musical Motivation Monday is going to have some Trinidadian flavour. Soca music is part of Caribbean culture. The soca [...]

By | 2019-09-02T15:18:08+00:00 September 2nd, 2019|Musical Motivation Monday|0 Comments

Week 1 – How Far I’ll Go

First up on Musical Mondays is one of my favourite songs. It might surprise you. I love Disney movies, and of the recent releases, Moana is one of my favourites. I get goosebumps in the big scene where she gives back the heart of Te Fiti. I love the entire soundtrack, but the song that [...]

By | 2019-08-26T21:27:47+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Musical Motivation Monday|0 Comments