In the past two weeks, it is safe to say that Iowa has encounter three significant snowstorms, with a fourth currently on the way. Last night, wind chills were approaching thirty below zero. So you know what that means?
This week alone, I've had two days' worth of rescheduling lessons because the roads were not safe for driving. A good portion of these days were spent shoveling and re-shoveling to prevent any significant drifting in our driveway.
But what do you do with the rest of the day? You turn to the piano, of course!
I've been spending extra time at the piano this week, preparing some prelude music for church, beginning a prelude music list for a family wedding in June, and of course, practicing Dido and Aeneas.
It is nice to have some extra time available to devote to practicing, and it is a great reminder for me to schedule in practice times during the week so I do not allow the schedule of teaching to completely dominate my days.
And let's hop