I prefer to live in the more rural areas; not quite backwoods but here is a bit of a drive for serious shopping. Making the choice to live in the country requires a little forethought about how it will affect your lifestyle. If you are looking for a slower pace, a little more peace and quiet then the country could be the place for you. Often home prices in rural areas are cheaper and offer a lower monthly mortgage payment. While smaller payments are all well and good, you do after to consider what costs may rise. Will you have to travel further to get to work? If so, you gas consumption may go up negating some of the savings.
This year has been an exciting year in country music. There have been new hall of fame inductees, deserving award winners and a change in country music, a blend between genres. We can only hope as we recount highlight moments of country that next year can top this year, so that music can continue to stand out.
The Country Music Association, CMA has been known year after year for its spectacular Christmas Show. Country Music stars are honored to be selected as part of the CMA Country Christmas. This year CMA has selective a deserving group of country musicians that were all very pleased to be part of the show that aired on ABC December 1, 2011.