20
NOV
2017

‘Tis the Season to be Grateful

Welcome to “The Final Countdown: Internship Edition.” This is the spot where you can exclusively find my personal experiences, tips, and tricks towards the internship process. Although everyone’s internship journey is different, this blog series will highlight my final countdown...
04
APR
2017

Rainbow Camp Goal$

Today is an exciting day at The Groovy Garfoose because we have officially met our fundraising goal for Rainbow Camp!  I have been working behind the scenes to raise money to keep camp tuition costs low and I’m thrilled to share that with the help of our Groovy Garfoose...
16
JAN
2017

GG Summer Camp is BACK!

Ellen and I are SO excited to announce the return of Summer Camp at The Groovy Garfoose!  After taking last Summer off, we are thrilled to share that we are offering not one but TWO camps in TWO different counties to better serve our growing client base in Lake County and Summit...
29
JUN
2015

Bring On GG Summer Camp!

It’s hard to believe that A Midsummer Night’s Dream Camp is two weeks from today!  We are SO excited to welcome 18 campers, 7 volunteers and 3 staff for our 5th Summer running. :) We couldn’t have done this without the financial support of our GG Ambassador and...
16
FEB
2015

#Runforcamp Fundraiser Update

YOU GUYS!  I’m so excited to share that we have raised $1,000 for camp already!  And we have our amazing GG Ambassador, James Denton to thank. Again.  Yep, James Denton, aka Mike the Plumber from the hit TV show Desperate Housewives has donated to our camp for a second...
09
FEB
2015

GG Summer Camp is BACK!

  For the 5th Summer running The Groovy Garfoose is proud to offer a week long creative arts camp experience for teens and adults of all abilities!  A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Music, Art & Dance Camp will run July 13 – July 17, 2015 from 4:00-6:30pm eac...
14
NOV
2014

Olaf The Snowman

To celebrate the first snowfall in Ohio, I rewrote the lyrics to “Frosty the Snowman” today and wanted to share it with all of you!  Almost a year later, my clients are still loving “Let it Go”, “Do You Want To Build A Snowman?” and, well,...
05
MAY
2014

Happy May and a Giveaway

I can’t help but smile when I look at all those happy faces from our Lake Metroparks Glee Club last month.  This Spring we explored the theme of happiness singing songs like Pharrell’s “Happy” and American Authors “Best Day of My Life”.  And...
03
MAR
2014

Support GG: The Decades Summer Camp 2014

Happy March!  We are so excited it’s ALMOST Spring here in Northeast Ohio, so let’s talk about Summer in the hopes it will warm things up around here a little faster, okay?! =) Here at GG we are thrilled to announce our 2014 Summer Camp, “THE DECADES: Music Art...
14
OCT
2013

MT #Techtips – Keeping Your Social Media Profiles Looking Awesome

Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy practice and my business in tip-top technology shape! Stay in the technology...
07
OCT
2013

MT #Techtips – Signatures On The Go

Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy practice and my business in tip-top technology shape! Stay in the technology...
30
SEP
2013

MT #Techtips – iOS 7

Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy practice and my business in tip-top technology shape! Stay in the technology...
23
SEP
2013

MT #Techtips – John Cage Piano App

Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy practice and my business in tip-top technology shape! Stay in the technology...
16
SEP
2013

MT #Techtips – Downloading YouTube Videos

Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy practice and my business in tip-top technology shape! Stay in the technology...
09
SEP
2013

MT #Techtips – Keyboard Shortcuts

I’m so excited to announce the MT #Techtips blog series here at GG!  Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy...
03
SEP
2013

MT #Techtips – Cut/Paste Chords

I’m so excited to announce the MT #Techtips blog series here at GG!  Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy...
26
AUG
2013

MT #Techtips – SongSheet

I’m so excited to announce the MT Tech Tips blog series here at GG!  Technology has been a HUGE part of my journey as a music therapist.  Each week I will share a video, resource, tutorial, app review or technology tip that I have found useful in keeping my music therapy...
28
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 4

Today we discovered the places we could go in #MUSICALS. We created homemade shakers in #ART and mastered tempo changes in #MUSIC. And campers took home a photo collage to remind them to #GYR2B all throughout the year! Can’t believe tomorrow is our last day of camp! Tune in...
27
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 3

Lights, Camera, Action! The gals are all smiles with their crowns they made in #ART. The #SHARKS and #JETS get ready to street battle during #DANCE Campers learn musicals about family in #MUSIC, #DANCE and #THEATER. And we take time to reflect on our favorite parts of camp so far...
26
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 2

Day 2 was full of musical fun! We made rhythm sticks to use with “Seasons of Love” and “Addams Family” We incorporated drums into the “Hand Jive” And talked about our special someone’s after singing and playing “Goodnight My...