Holiday

Holiday

So…how’s life? Bit busy? As in…too…!!!! It’s quite the trend. But why? What makes us the questing animal? Why are we always at least a little dissatisfied and why do we always push just that bit further? I mean, it’s great and I’m not complaining 

Home

Home

A few years ago we were on a gorgeous holiday with family in friends in far-flung places and oddly, I found myself writing this song. I didn’t set out to write about the smells and tastes of the spaces we make, how fragile their balance 

The Piano Cafe at The Piano Cafe

The Piano Cafe at The Piano Cafe

Every three months a small informal piano recital is organised for it’s mature students by our local music school. I wanted to join them so as to get more skilled and confident at the piano and performing my music. Turns out…it’s a lovely thing to 

Old and New

Old and New

Wishing all our family and friends around the world a gorgeous Christmas and New Year’s Eve for 2018. It’s been a big one! Old and New Kylie van Dam, Nov 2018   Shall we cross the line Into the year that’s to come, Step out 

Fabulous!

Fabulous!

My gorgeous dad is having a very special Pink Blossom birthday, but he lives in Sydney and I live in Holland…so here’s how I crashed the party!  

Pah! There’s No Such Thing as Gendered Inequality!

Pah! There’s No Such Thing as Gendered Inequality!

Ah, the sort of little ditty a person has to write when they stilllllll just can’t get their head around this stuff. I mean… really? Pah! There’s No Such Thing as Gendered Inequality. Kylie van Dam   How did it come to be, For a 

Winter Sun

Winter Sun

I know, I know, it’s spring in Europe…but winter’s on the way in Australia. This little slice of domestic gorgeousness works any time of year.   Winter Sun Kylie van Dam   On a lazy Sunday in the sun, The kitchen’s warm though outside It 

Thank You

Thank You

Throughout the years my girlfriends and I have pulled each other through some tough times and there is absolutely no doubt that without the women in my life I would be a poorer version of myself. I am eternally grateful for all the time, energy, 

Nature Nurture

Nature Nurture

This is the first song I wrote for adults and it’s crying out for a Eurovision treatment. You going to take it there?

The Mirror

The Mirror

How does a mum help her daughter through this strangely gendered world of ours, when we all struggle to navigate the fog? Logic dictates that things aren’t right…and sometimes that’s all we have to go on. Oh…and courage, respect, tolerance and love.