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The Bad Comes With the Good

Lately I’ve been feeling like I’ve taken such a huge step back in my dance progress due to my stamina issues. Last night I realized the I’m having stamina issues because I’ve progressed so far forward. 542 more words

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Staying With It through the Home Stretch

The universe doesn’t want me to train, I’m convinced. Not right now, anyway.

It’s been difficult to stick with my already scaled-back training. I’ve been having some weird physical symptoms that make me feel nervous (I’m the “slight pain = cancer” type) and lethargic. 368 more words

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History of Irish Dance

The history of Irish dance started when the Celts arrived in Ireland from central Europe over 2,000 years ago. They brought with them their individual styles of dances and music. 63 more words

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I always thought of Irish dance as a slight variation of tap dancing. While some movements are similar, Irish dance actually came first. So In one way, the beginning sentence might be true. 236 more words

Coming back...slowly

Two months since my last post? Time flies when you’re adulting hard!

As I mentioned in the previous post, a lot was starting to happen in my life and something had to give. 683 more words

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Cheesy Eggs with Smoked Sausage

We have a busy weekend coming up. Last night was dress and wig check at my daughter’s Irish dance school for all the students going to Oireachtas (regional competition) in Chicago. 450 more words


Don't mess with the dress

After I advanced into novice in dance last month, I almost immediately bought a solo dress that I had had my eyes on. I also bought a new wig too (hair is almost as important as the dress). 93 more words

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