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Straighten up and dance right

“Keep doing what you’re doing.”

They’re good words to be told when leaving the osteopath: No ‘but,’ no ‘however,’ just keep it up.

When I started ballet as a raw beginner a little over two years ago, a key motivator was my posture. 329 more words


a midwestern nutcracker

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 marks an important date for me;  Not only was is my first time ever performing as the Sugarplum, but also my first time dancing in a  240 more words


My Performance Mishaps & Funny Moments

Today I share all of my funny performance mistakes and mishaps. I wanted to tell you about all of my ballet bloopers to show you that every dancer messes up now and again! No one is perfect.


Christmas Fashion Inspiration

This week I’m sharing some Modest Christmas Fashion inspiration with you all for Modest Monday! (Which has actually turned into Thursday…oops). Including some of my past outfits and some collections I created on Polyvore. 90 more words

Following Christ

planes and pains (+ an announcement!)

Tonight (or more accurately, tomorrow morning at 5 am) A and I leave for our Nutcracker guesting with the North Ballet Academy in Minnesota, and we are beyond excited!   149 more words


Seeking perfection.

This blog is to outline approaching life to the fullest. I haven’t blogged in a long time because this year has been an incredibly tough one for me and although I don’t like to admit it, I hit rock bottom, to the point where there was almost no return. 392 more words


Nutcracker Memories

When it comes to Nutcracker, I feel like dancers, critics and dancegoers fall into one of two camps: You either love or loathe it. 500 more words