It’s Over…Or Is It?

Can you believe it? Only yesterday it was January 1st, 2012, and we had the whole year ahead of us – with 359 days till Christmas – surely a lifetime! Those 50 minute class periods of American History took FOUR lifetimes to pass by, so a year must certainly take forever. But here we are:…

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Who Started Christmas Anyway?

It’s here, in full force…The Christmas Rush…here for another 2 weeks.  I’m hanging onto my cowboy hat; are you? Only yesterday I received this email from a friend.  It froze me in my tracks, and it’s worth sharing…and pondering. *** Who Started Christmas? This morning I heard a story on the radio of a woman who was…

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Smashing Successes

Another week has begun and the heat is increasing regarding holiday preparations.  Is your sister-in-law done shopping already, and she’s peacefully eating bon bons by the fire as she sweetly gazes at the wrapped presents beneath the tree?  What a nauseating thought.  The more I ponder that picture, the more like a failure I feel…

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Dancing in the Real World

Happy Thanksgiving to All!! I am so thankful that I’ve met each of you. My life has certainly been enriched by every one of you; thank you so much for your presence and friendship. Please enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday with those special to you, and make sure to pause and reflect on the many blessings…

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Welcome to Winter – & West Coast!

Happy Monday!  I’m sure you’re all enjoying another day “on the right side of the grass”, as I heard yesterday from a dancer in response to my question of how he was.  What a great comment! Boot Camp yesterday was pretty intense – 3 solid hours of lessons.  It was pretty funny when my legs gave out around 8:30 and…

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Don’t We ALL Need Lessons?

Happy Monday!  It’s a great day to be alive, as Travis Tritt would say, isn’t it?? Last night someone said to me, “I don’t need lessons.”  Since everyone is entitled to their opinion, I won’t argue, but I will go on record as saying that I CERTAINLY need lessons, and I’m glad there are so many knowledgeable…

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