Monthly Archives: April 2020

Quarantine UkeOke #48 – May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii

Thursday, April 30th 2020 – Quarantine Day #48 .         . Song: May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii By: Grace Tower Warren    . 2020-04-30 Quarantine UkeOke #48 – May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #47 – Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain feat. ClaraJane

Wednesday, April 29th 2020 – Quarantine Day #47   .         . Song:  Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain By:  Willie Nelson .   . Quarantine UkeOke #47 – Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain feat. ClaraJane … Continue reading

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AT RISE: Good and Bad

Tuesday, April 28th 2020   AT RISE:  Daddy is holding the phone so Boy can talk with Grandpa Pops. POPS:  Well Gavin, what do you think of having school at home? GAVING:  Well [pause].  It’s good AND it’s bad. POPS:  … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #46 – King of the Road

Tuesday, April 28th 2020 – Quarantine Day #46           . Song:  King of the Road [mostly] By:  Roger Miller . . 2020-04-26 Quarantine UkeOke #46 – King of the Road [2:05]: . Woops; phone battery died! … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #45 – Why Worry

Monday, April 27th 2020 – Quarantine Day #45   WARNING: Do NOT Ingest Bleach.   .         Song:  Why Worry By:  Mark Knopfler . . 2020-04-27 Quarantine UkeOke #45 – [4.13]: . ♥

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ClaraJane’s Online Weekly Class Meeting

Monday, April 27th 2020   After a week’s reprieve over April Break, today we resume homeschool.  Except now instead of getting through 3 to 5 weeks, physical school will remain closed for the rest of the school year; about nine … Continue reading

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Louis Jordan’s Deacon Jones

April 2020 Thanks to quarantine ukulele lessons I have been reminded of the late, great Louis Jordan. . Here he is eviscerating the corruption that comes with power, especially within the so-called “Christian” church, which of course continues to do … Continue reading

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