Home sweet home….

Posted on: October 27th, 2008 by Jennifer 14 Comments

As much fun as it was to be out on the road the past two weeks, it felt really good to get home, unpack, and sleep in a bed that wasn't on 18 wheels.  Today I woke up, made a pot of coffee, got Braden off to school and came to the office to uncover my desk and deal with all the emails I didn't have time for last week.  It felt good to get back into the routine of things yet I wish I could twinkle my nose and be in Portland tonight for the show.  I miss the energy of the shows and life on the road.

We will be unveiling a few new things on Amygrant.com in the days/weeks to come so make sure to check back often.  We are LISTENING to your comments and concerns and hope to unveil some new features that will make amygrant.com a great community to be a part of and to visit often.

Thanks to all of you who wrote sweet comments and words of encouragements about the Lead Me On tour.  Please continue to spread the word to others… this show is one I'd hate for people to miss.

More to come…

Jennifer 

  • http://sleeplessmornings.blogspot.com/ Merrie

    Welcome home! Isn’t your own bed the best when you’ve been away? I love that feeling.
    Thanks again for the wonderful job you all did with the tour. It was a night to remember.
    Enjoy your catch up!

  • Kristofer

    Again, thanks for all you do to keep us connected. Though I don’t live near a place the tour will visit, I’m enjoying it vicariously through your notes…

  • http://www.nortonstudio.com Jennifer Norton

    Jen, we were in the 2nd row on the opposite side of the seating from you at the Morgan Hill concert. At one point I looked over a noticed this incredibly cute little boy really dancing up a storm and waving at Amy. Then I saw you and realized he must be your son…confirmed by your earlier blog entry. Too cute!!

  • Nanette

    Hi Jen,
    Any chance of the new things coming to the site being any of the merchandise from the shows? I forgot to pick up some stuff at the Morgan Hill show. By the way, your son’s shirt was “sweet”!

  • Roberta

    Sending tons of hugs your way!!! Thanks again for always being there for Amy and all of us! And give Amanda a great big hug because she is the best! God bless every one of you!

  • Elisabeth

    I had a front row seat in Modesto. Amy looked like she had a blast and really rocked it! I’m so bummed I can’t make any more shows. It was really fun to see Braden playing percussion with Kim!

  • Jenny Miner

    Thanks Jen for Keeping us posted i loved all the notes that you been Writing about i would love to see family pictures and when i log on to the message board it turns black on me:-( i do not know why it does God bless you for traveling with Amy and the band welcome home Jen keep us lol

  • wayne allen

    Jen, WELCOME HOME! You going to be on any of the other concerts for Amy?

  • Michael

    Thanks Jen and all of the team! BTW Braden is so cute, I had a chance to play with him for a few moments while I was at the show in Modesto. The concerts have been amazing and getting to meet Amy was pure joy! Although I have only gone to 2 shows, I wish I could experience more! This is one amazing tour! GREAT JOB!!!

  • marcelle costa

    I hope you LISTENED to the request of brazilian fans of amy… to bring amy here, would be amazing. And a dvd of this tour…
    Enjoy the Bed!!:)

  • http://meiaspalavras2.blogspot.com/ Cissa

    Hi Jennifer.
    The brazilian friends of amy ask: bring amy here! *lol*
    Send more news and pictures, we like it. :)
    In the peace of the lamb.

  • Nolan

    Hi Jennifer, too bad we missed you at the Redmond, WA show last night. The concert was flipping amazing! Officially my first Amy concert, so I was curious to see how well she performs onstage. She sounded awesome, especially her performance of What About the Love! I got to meet and talk to her at the FOA soundcheck. The group was small so she pulled us onstage for the Wise Up sound check. She’s everything I expected – engaging, comfortable, personable, beautiful! My only disappointment was the lack of crowd participation, with the exception of the small group of people sitting around me. We were on our feet, clapping, dancing, screaming. I seriously wanted to run throughout the audience and lite a fire under their butts! I felt so bad for Amy and the band – I could see they were somewhat disappointed too! But regardless, they gave their utmost, and again, the concert was amazing! Tell Amy “the guy who grew up in Hawaii and never saw her in concert until last night” says thank you for an amazing night and looks forward to more of her concerts in the future. Next time I’ll be sure to bring the bag of Lays potato chips!

  • Stephen

    Hi,
    I don’t really want to comment on this blog entry! I just want to contact someone at Amygrant.com but I can’t find any ‘contact’ details. Can anyone help?
    My main question is about FOA and whether there’s a discount for overseas members. It seems unfair to pay the same as US members when Amy doesn’t (currently) tour abroad and therefore there is no chance of attending soundchecks etc.
    I’d also love to be able to purchase ‘Colour My Day’ but again this isn’t possible for non-US fans. Any suggestions?

  • http://aprilcurtright.blogspot.com April Curtright

    I was at the Portland show on Monday and it was so much fun. Thank you for all you’ve done to make it happen. (I’ve written to the band and to Amy as well…haha…just want you all to know how much I appreciate what you’re doing.) This was seriously the most I’ve enjoyed any concert I’ve ever attended. (I wrote in my blog about my evening if you’re interested: http://aprilcurtright.blogspot.com )
    I also wanted to let you know that I’m enjoying the new website. I’m new to blogging, but am really enjoying it. I have a few blogs I’m “following” via my own, but when I tried to add yours, the band’s and Amy’s, I get an error message that says, there’s no feed detected (or something like that). Got any ideas? It would be great to easily see when there are new postings.
    Thank you again. Get some rest and take care of that smiling little blonde soul God’s entrusted to you. He’s one lucky little boy!

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