Loving Life after 50

Old Navy Blue and White and some Honest heart Collective News

whew, Last day in the office till the 21st of July so get ready for some strange blog posts from me. Festival wear, volunteer stories and maybe a review or two… plus an update on how The Honest heart Collective makes out in their music contests. WHAT…………. did I forget to mention the most important pieces of news???
I think I may have omitted to mention their fabulous news, seriously what kind of bad parent does that. Proud Mom moment, so bear with me OK,  The Honest Heart Collective is playing
Big Music Fest in Kitchener Ontario on July 10th.  They have been selected in the top twenty.
The honest Heart Collective
TORONTO, ON โ€“ (June 29, 2015) โ€“ Big Music Fest is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2015 Breaking Bands
competition. Twenty talented bands from Ontario are on their way to performing in front of thousands of music fans who
will gather on Friday, July 10th at McLennan Park in Kitchener to watch the bands compete for the top spot.
The 2015 Breaking Bands finalists include:
A panel of industry experts will judge finalists live at McLennan Park while viewers at home can take in the action via live
stream on Orchard TV. The 2015 Breaking Bands winner will be announced that evening and will walk away with a grand
prize package that includes: studio time at Metalworks Studios; consultation from top industry executives including
Mireu Entertainment & Music Business Consulting Group and Paul Sanderson, Entertainent Lawyer; a professional
music video; AVID ProTools Certificate Course from Metalworks; 50 printed T-shirts as well as printing services by
Civilian Printing Co.; a performance spot at KOI Music Festival in Kitchener; $2000 in cash; plus the opportunity to
perform on the main stage at Big Music Fest 2016. As part of the grand prize, the winning band will also be filmed for a
year leading up to their performance at Big Music Fest 2016. The finished documentary will be used as a promotional tool
for the band to shop to industry professionals.
Admission to the finals is free and includes a free concert by platinum recording roots-rock-reggae sensation Big Sugar to
close out the night.
For more information on the finalists and Breaking Bands, visit bigmusicfest.com.
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About Big Music Fest
Big Music Fest is one of Ontarioโ€™s largest and most exciting all-ages outdoor festivals. Since 2008, the event has attracted 
So how seriously exciting is this, and Hello if you live in Southern Ontario we would love for you to head to Kitchener and show some love.
and they are now playing Van’s Warped Tour on July 17th in Toronto
The Honest heart Collective
and the final piece for today is they have also been selected in the top twenty for the Edge 102.1 ” Next Big Thing” and as much as 5/6 finalists are selected by the Industry, one is selected based on votes…. so if you would just follow this link, and register and vote for the boys I would be eternally grateful .
So enough about that for today ( but be prepared for a constant reminder over the next few weeks and fingers crossed for Friday night please.
So one of my last work outfits for you…another shift dress from Old Navy ( and that little spree I went on) and a little pattern mixing to shake things up with my linen Blazer.  So how about those shoes, ordered a few new pairs from Shoe dazzle ( seriously whenever they come out with a “:normal” heel I am totally there with my order) Adding my yellow converse for contrast and comfort
Old Navy Shift dress and linen blazer. Shoe Dazzle Bow shoes

Old Navy Shift dress and linen blazer. Shoe Dazzle Bow shoes

Old Navy Shift dress and linen blazer. Shoe Dazzle Bow shoes

Old Navy Shift dress and linen blazer. Shoe Dazzle Bow shoes

Old Navy Shift dress . Shoe Dazzle Bow shoes

shoe dazzle bow shoes

Old Navy Shift dress and yellow converse

So one more blue and white work day outfit and then Festival wear for weeks… bet you are excited about that piece of news and don’t forget only two more days left for the Old Navy Giveaway. .

Today I am linking up with some lovely ladies that ya’all know and love.

  • Congrats to the boys. Can't wait to see what you wore to the fest.


  • Linda Manns

    Congrats to the band. What an accomplishment. I love the shoes you are wearing. They are so cute. I wish you all the best. Thank you for sharing

  • lisa

    I've never shopped at old navy. They do have some cute clothes.

  • Mai Tran

    Rock & Roll!

  • Kristin Knudsen

    I LOVE this outfit!!! This is the best one I've seen on you yet!!! And, the shoes are too die for!!! You look fabulous!!!

  • lauriedamrose

    Sounds like a fun tour!Nice outfit.

  • Ashley Bree Perez

    Love your outfit. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • ADA

    3 gorgeous nautical pieces today make for one gorgeous outfit. In huge love with your shoes.

  • Linda, that is quite the accomplishment with your sons, Best of luck to them! Love the mix of patterns and want to steal your shoes! j/k! lovely

    Thanks for linking up with Turning Heads Tuesday!

    jess xx


  • Congrats to your sons on doing so well with their band! Hope that they have lots of fun at the concerts they have planned.

    I like your printed dress too ๐Ÿ™‚

    Thank you for joining the Wednesday Pants Link Up I co-hosted!

    Away From The Blue