Love Me Marie’s Dish Please out now!

My youngest son, Kirk Marcus, who plays drums and guitars for his band Love Me Marie, has officially released their first single Dish Please on Spotify and Apple Music. The over 3-minute track, which is a funny take on the supposed “struggle” of having to be the one in the family to be doing the dishes, is an easy tune about the chore most of us hate in our teen years perhaps even now as adults but do it anyway unless you want to get the ire of your parents.

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Celebrating Easter at home

Embracing the beautiful sunset by the bay by CC Lozano

Today’s the second year in a row that we’re celebrating Easter Sunday locked down at home. I’m not complaining though. We’re not exactly devout Catholics but before this pandemic, my family would’ve attended an anticipated mass already, to avoid the crowd and also because it has been our practice to stay at home on Sundays. Nothing of that egg hunting sort, just a festive lunch and dinner with the whole family at home. So this year will be no different, just happy to have food at the table to share, celebrating in silent prayer. “He has risen!” and we continue to be hopeful even in these trying times.

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