Autograph Signing Party

Lynn Card is coming to town!  Actually, she’s in town already, but she’s planning on dancing at Cadillac Ranch with us TOMORROW, June 19th.  Lynn is the choreographer of quite a number of dances we do (Banjo, Riverbank, Don’t It, We Were Us, Straight & Narrow) and will be teaching with me and Luanne Arndt…

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Rockin’ The House

L-R Kneeling:  Dawn, Sue, Michael, Blonde Janet, Mary, Rosemary, Muffin, Carmi, Courtney L-R Standing:  Joe, Bonnie, Sherri, Maureen, Jean, Peggy, Jami, Dan, Karen D., Kelly, Diamond Caryn, Marge, Meg, Juli Last Saturday we were ROCKIN’ THE HOUSE at the Taste of Wheaton with 24 dancers showing what they know.  Thank you to everyone who joined me for…

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Have You Asked This Question?

Even with all my years of line dancing, I still think what these shirts say that Michael & Diane are so beautifully modelling (I Love This Dance, How Does It Start?) almost every night I’m on the floor.  Have you ever asked this question?  I’ll bet you have!  No need to feel inadequate; you’re in…

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What Is Your Opinion?

So many choices:  what to do, where to shop, when to clean house…and which dances to learn!  Many things are out of our control, and that bothers each of us to different degrees, depending on how much we like to direct our lives.  This is one area where you have input, in my attempt to…

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Seeing Is NOT Believing

L-R standing: Blonde Janet, Pam, Diva Peggy, Karen D., Sherri, Dan, Lisajoy, Rob, Erin, Keith, Karen M., Bonnie L-R kneeling:  Charisse, Courtney, Meg, Janet You’ve seen Gene Kelly singin’ in the rain, but believe me, that’s nothing compared to watching over a dozen people DANCING in the rain – with genuine ear-to-ear grins on their faces.  I…

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There’ll Be Dancing In The Streets!

All around the world – or at least in Itasca – there'll be dancing in the streets!  The photo above shows members of the Cadillac Ranch Dance Team performing in the Swedish Days Parade in Geneva last year.  Dance With Janet dancers step out in the Itasca Memorial Day Parade in a little over 24 hours (the…

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New Schedule Starts TODAY!

It was recently pointed out to me that one never knows what kind of mood will be encountered when opening an email from me – which is an indisputable fact.  Rest assured, the Melancholy Monster is not in residence today.  On the contrary, I am in awe of the sheer delight I’ve seen in dancers…

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Me & Mr. Moo

Meet Mr. Moo, who graciously posed for a picture with me last evening at the “Thank You” banquet for the DuPage Forest Preserve volunteers.  We’re stunning, don’t you think?  Many thanks go out to Maureen & Leslie, who dropped everything to dance with me there.  We were quite the floor show, and were joined by…

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