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I baked a pie

For those who know me, they know that baking is not what I typically do when I want to relax. The flour everywhere, the sticky hands/counter/children, the steps. It just hasn't always been for me. Then I made a pie…
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Spring break

It's Good Friday. As we head into school break - which feels utterly bizarre in the current state - the girls are planning how to make the most of it by choosing a different place to 'camp out' each night…
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Smooth as Tennessee Whiskey

I'm trying my best to be as smooth as Tennessee Whiskey but I'm feeling a bit more like the worm in a bottle of tequila. Can I get an amen? I think one of the biggest challenges through all of…
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Brave Breaths

Week one of distance learning is coming to a close here at the Davidsons. We made it through with a few meltdowns but mostly smiles as we navigated this new world together. I watched as Ellie learned how to join…
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Right Now is the Best Time

I can't tell you how many times I've found myself thinking about starting a project but then talked myself out of it because of not having time. Well now that we're all marooned on our own islands of home thanks…
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What Should I Call You?

"What should I call you?" I get this question a lot. Mainly it's because my name is Laura Clapp Davidson. No hyphen. Just my maiden name and married name joined together. This confuses people since they really want me to…
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Work it Out

I have started exercising! I've never liked to exercise. When I was kid, my friends would want to run around outside. I, however, much preferred the confines of my house to the great outdoors. Don't get me wrong, I love…
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Keep in Touch

My inner artist and I have an interesting relationship. Sometimes we're besties, other times mortal enemies. The relationship is never boring but it can get a bit stagnant at times. Now is one of those times. I don't think I've…
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Is This Thing On?

In this day and age of so many options to communicate, it's easy to feel like no one is listening. Take this blog, for example. I keep writing these posts and I have no idea who - aside from my…
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Shake Things Up

I'm prepping for a gig for the first time in a long time. It feels good, but it also feels burdensome. Why? Because I feel like I've been playing the same songs for way too long but I don't have…
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Planning for Some Peace

Let's talk about balance. No, I'm not talking about a new yoga pose. I'm talking more about balance of the proverbial variety. How do you find balance in your day to day? Do you start your day with a routine…
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Best By ??/??/????

I've noticed that I tend to get asked a certain question fairly frequently lately. "Are you still doing music?" Let's leave out the fact that I'm not even sure what doing music specifically entails and focus on the question. Are…