After 'Simply Sweet' ended Ces was unsure how to begin her own career in music. With a lack of direction and knowlege of the music industry , she took take a break from music. At age 16 Ces passion to write songs was ignited as she sat in her bedroom humming a tune which would become her her first song ever recorded, 'It's Time' . The single created a buzz in her hometown and made its debut on the local radio station in 2002. Ces participated in high school talent shows, and sang at local festivals to promote the song.