tapping into strength

Tapping into strength

This weekend. Oh man. It was glorious. And a little bit hair-brained. I mean, a 3-hour dance class. That was a bit above my level. I have a nerve block scheduled for Thursday, or else taking this class and the one a few hours later might have been incredibly stupid. But, it was a class …

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toe stand

On stage

I had a big moment last Friday. I danced on a stage. With an audience. I was as excited as I remembered being when I was young and twirling in a tutu. I invited everyone I knew and a few friends took me up on the offer. I practiced in my kitchen (I’m sure to …

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always be amazing

Always be amazing, a reminder

It seems a wee bit hokey. Maybe a little bit Dr. Phil. But mantras and power statements can help you change your mindset. (Julianne Hough even talked about her mantras, briefly, on Dancing with the Stars, if you need a celebrity endorsement…) This project grew out of my personal mantras and post-it reminders when I was …

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Detox, Retox, Hope

My life is an endless cycle of detoxing, retoxing and hoping for the best. Before I left work for my latest five day epidural infusion, I sent my coworkers the following gifs to explain my upcoming absence: Translation: Going to get my wiring fixed up by my doctor with the help of some magic potions so …

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