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Happy 2014!!!!

The Adult Beginner is a little late with the New Year’s post, so here, I got you this card. Hahahaaaa! You all have a four month head-start on the Adult Beginner, so how are those goals going? How’s the year … Continue reading

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Ballet Pink 4Evah!

Oh, you know, just doing the laundry, thinking how laundry day looks a little different nowadays. I mean, with the nursing bras line-drying along side the ballet tights and all. Also, the bra and the tights totally match in color. … Continue reading

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2013 aaaaight.

Its 2013! All of a sudden! Ok fine it’s been 2013 for over a week, whatever, I have a new baby, can’t be expected to keep up with what year it is, sheesh. In fact, the baby is sleeping on … Continue reading

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Sometimes you need a pep talk from identical twin strangers.

Ok, so I’m standing at the trailhead at my new favorite place to go walking- Coldwater Canyon Park- just drinking water and thinking about which trail to take next, and I hear, “Hey! Hey! How far along are you!” And … Continue reading

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Pink Tights Soup

Dang it, Pink Tights! You just went through the washing machine in your special little lingerie bag, how can you still be covered in black marks? Are you trying to make me crazy?! Fine. You’re gonna get soaked all day … Continue reading

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Why don’t more adults begin?

The Adult Beginner sometimes appoints herself Dance-Class Evangelist: a role which involves bullying, encouragement, threats, hyperbole, carrot-dangling, praise, attempts to wear down resistance with obnoxious persistence. Why do I torment the people I love like this? For totally selfish reasons. … Continue reading

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Those fifteen little words you never want to hear

Ok. So there we are, doing the center work part of class. There’s a pause between exercises, and Smirnoff uses this moment to look over at me and say, “Do you know why your pirouettes are not working?” I say … Continue reading

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