A Song in Your Heart

We Are All About Growth

GROWTH – it’s the work of childhood and if you think about it, it’s really the work of life.  As parents, we are constantly growing and stretching and learning. We think we have this parenting thing down and then the … Continue reading


The brilliant Fred Rogers said,  “When we treat children’s play as seriously as it deserves, we are helping them to feel the JOY that’s to be found in the creative spirit,” You’ll notice that we take children’s play, JOY, and … Continue reading

Family – Grow Your Bond With Kindermusik

Our FAMILY is at the beach this week. 24 people in one giant beach house to celebrate a 90th birthday, an 88th birthday and 65 years of marriage for the two birthday kids. We’re singing, we’re dancing, we’re surfing, we’re laughing, … Continue reading

Can Music Help that Back to School Angst?

Whether it’s a first-time experience of going to school or having to say goodbye to an older sibling going to school, change – as exciting as it may be – can also be unsettling for a child. Once-predictable routines are … Continue reading

The Music of the USA

Love American music? So do we. Did you know the tune to our national anthem comes from a Tavern Song? Really! Here is a fascinating look at the history and development of music in our country. From songs of the … Continue reading

It’s Science!

While those of us “in the know” – musicians of all types – have always understood that music has positive health benefits for us, it’s not common knowledge. Dr. Boyle shares research with us that explains how the magical art … Continue reading

Stand With Arms Wide Open

My heart was both broken and mended today. An old friend stopped by my table at a restaurant. A beautiful, funny, warm soul whom I’ve known since early childhood. We played with Barbies together, climbed into (and fell out of) … Continue reading

Wear a Pair and Share a Pair Week!

We are celebrating giving at Song of the Heart Studios this week. Our Kindermusik kids (and a few of their grown-ups!) are wearing their pjs to class and bringing a new pair to share with the families who are lucky … Continue reading

Kindermusik Creates Connection

Anything that promotes connection among families is right up our alley. Connection creates cooperation (we could all use a little more of that) AND it creates closer families. Music activities do this in such a beautiful and natural way. Whether … Continue reading

A Good Beginning Never Ends

One of the best parts of living in Utah is our experience with four distinct seasons. Yeah, maybe the winter goes on longer than I’d like and the spring can sometimes be very short. But the seasons we have remind … Continue reading