Sibelius Groovy Music City Giveaway

Looking for some educational software for your child? If you want to learn more about this prize check out the Groovy Music City post in my holiday gift guide. WIN IT! One winner will receive their own copy of Groovy Music City. HOW TO ENTER. (MANDATORY) To enter visit leave me a comment on this post telling me who you’d give this software to if you won. BONUS ENTRIES 1 – Subscribe to my RSS feed. 1 – Follow me on Twitter AND leave your Twitter name here. 1 – Friend me on Facebook 1 – Fave this blog at […]


GIFT IDEA – BENTO 3 SOFTWARE Bento 3 is a premiere personal database software application for Mac. My husband fell in love with Filemaker software years ago – this is that title all grown up and ready to work managing your personal information and files. It is a master at managing data and now can do other things too such as work hand in hand with your Excel documents and manage your contacts and photos. there is a separate app available that will let you share info between it and your iPhone too. This personal organizer software keeps all the […]


GIFT IDEA – CIMIO SOFTWARE About Cimio Software Since it’s inception in 2002 Scratch has become the authority on DJ Education and has branched into an extremely successful events company that covers over 2,500 events a year. The DJ is at the forefront of mainstream pop culture with the abundance of “celebrity DJ’s” and the pending launch of DJ hero making the world of DJing more accessible to the everyday music fans. To further their focus on education Scratch built and launch an entry level beat matching and playlist creation software called Cimio, that is accessible to every skill sets […]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – Acronis True Home Image

GIFT IDEA – ACRONIS TRUE HOME IMAGE I am forever losing things on the computer. For me it is absolutely necessary to have a reliable backup and recovery product that can save me lots of problems. Having just gotten a new laptop recently I knew it was important that it was protected. The offer to review Acronis True Home Image, a hard disk recovery solution, couldn’t have had better timing. About Acronis True Home Image 2010 This holiday season consider giving the gift of peace of mind— complete PC protection. Should an unforeseen event such as a virus unstable software […]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – Corel Digital Studio 2010

GIFT IDEA – COREL DIGITAL STUDIO 2010 Hubby is the greatest. When I got myself a new laptop for traveling, he suggested we check into some programs that would make my writing and photography hobbies more enjoyable. Pinched by the economy, I had him postpone this endeavor in favor of paying down some bills. My desktop became a horror as I uploaded more and more digital files. Progressively slow, slower, and slowest ever, it was time to act. Then he gave me an external hard drive. It really helped. Still I needed a program to help me manage my pictures […]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – Corel Painter 4 Essentials

GIFT IDEA – COREL PAINTER 4 ESSENTIALS About Corel Painter 4 Essentials Easily sketch, paint and turn your photos into paintings with this creative home digital art studio. A wide selection of brushes, paints, pens and paper textures lets you add unique touches to photos, create cards and scrapbooks, and complete other fun projects. Years ago photography studios took photographs and applied colors to them for oil paintings. This was the art of the times. Then came Kodak and color photography and picture hangings changed to glossy or matte. Well, Corel has digital painting software available for the computer that […]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – Sibelius Groovy Music City

GIFT IDEA – SIBELIUS GROOVY MUSIC CITY SOFTWARE QUESTION: Where can budding musicians learn the terminology and concepts like musical notation, have fun, and not have to practice? ANSWER: Sibelius Groovy Music City About Sibelius Groovy Music City Avid Technology’s Groovy Music City is part video game part music creation software and it’s a great way to keep kids 7 and up occupied for hours on the computer while actually learning something. While the kids enjoy “building” their own songs with animated shapes and characters, little do they know they’re actually learning the basics of multi-track recording. A great alternative […]