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Montreal dancers aim to shine at World Irish Dancing Championships

Lucas Lawton was raised in a hockey-mad family in Dorval. But from an early age, Lawton knew that hockey wasn’t for him.

He discovered his passion as a 7-year-old during a family dinner at a friend’s house. 815 more words

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Praying Dance Mom

I pray with and for my kids as I’m sure many of you do.  One night as a feis (Irish Dance Competition) was approaching, I was saying bedtime prayers with my daughter.   714 more words


Does this count as dancing?

He now gets really excited in his door bouncer, and I reckon he’s giving Irish dancing an good attmpt here….

14th March 2015


World Irish Dancing Championships 2016

The ‘Worlds’  is the largest and most prestigious Irish dance competition and is returning to Glasgow in 2016 for the fourth time. It was the first city to stage the event outside of Ireland in 2002 and has since hosted the Worlds in 2007 and 2011 beating off competition from other cities around the word such as Montreal and Washington DC. 260 more words


My Night Fury Solo Dress

I’ve been working away on this one since the beginning of the year and I first hinted at it here: https://dancingseamstress.wordpress.com/2015/01/

This is the most elaborate dress I’ve done so far and definitely my favorite. 145 more words



It’s been weeks of almost no exercise, combined with far too much food/snacks. As a result, the blog has been sorely neglected – I’m not good at dealing with things not going exactly according to plan, far less actually writing about it. 824 more words


Yesterday Is Not Today

I like to improve.  I’ve always felt, “If you aren’t improving then what’s the point?” You should always continue to push yourself.  Find out where your limit is.  455 more words