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21 Years Later...

Right around this time of year, 21 years ago, I met Alistair.

We were set up by mutual friends and we both had big things coming up in our lives that made it kind of silly to start a relationship. 1,547 more words

February 16th thru 28th

2-16-15 President’s Day = no school. Daddy & I took the day off work and I needed it. Was supposed to pick up the cat from the boarder at 9:30am; woke up at 9:40pm…oops! 839 more words

Parenting

Yuzuru Hanyu: The Quad Era

The quad era has officially exploded!!  We have seen a recent surge of skaters attempting multiple quads in a single program, and videos of crazy quad jumps from practices across the globe (see the videos near the end of this post!!).    1,076 more words

Yuzuru Hanyu

Spectacular Roaring Twenties-Inspired Figure Skating Costumes

The colours, the sequins, the fabrics, the cuts — there truly is no other sport as fashionable and glamorous as figure skating. I wanted to make a list of my favourite costumes in figure skating history, but that would’ve been a ridiculously long post (that may have to wait for another day). 515 more words

Fashion

2010 Olympics in Vancouver [Men's Short Program]

I’d been playing around with the idea of adding Plushenko’s Vancouver programs to my collection of videos I’d been amassing on my laptop. I figured I’d cut and paste his short program and free skate into one video, which I’ll save for my own use. 3,475 more words

GuardDog Skate Guards

Want to give yourself some bling off the ice while walking around the rink? Then a pair of GuardDog skate guards is exactly what you need. 110 more words

Ice

Cozzi Sports To Manage Iceland Pro Shop

Cozzi Sports will begin operating the pro shop at Iceland during March.  Cozzi, a Bethpage-based sports equipment retailer specializing in ice skating and hockey gear, will take over management of the pro shop at Iceland.  46 more words

Sporting Goods