Advent Calendar 2019: Day 17

Good morning! To celebrate a true Tutu Tuesday, check out the Waltz of the Snowflakes by some really talented dancers of the Perm Ballet in Russia. This version of The Nutcracker is one of my favorites because they do unison and canon dancing extremely well. There is a lot of precision. Also, the narrative ofContinue reading “Advent Calendar 2019: Day 17”

Advent Calendar 2019: Day 1

  Happy Sunday and Happy December, dear friends! Hopefully, you all managed to steal a little extra sleep this morning or, at the very least, allowed yourself a few more luxurious moments under the covers. Regardless of how your morning began, the annual tradition of an \”Advent Calendar\” is upon us. Stay tuned for someContinue reading “Advent Calendar 2019: Day 1”

5 Things: Gold Warrior Ballet Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all have a great week kind of like Alex Trebek who got some love from his contestants this week. And if you didn\’t get love or appreciation from someone this week, let me tell you how much it means that you take time out of your Friday to check out \”5Continue reading “5 Things: Gold Warrior Ballet Edition”

5 Things: SRK and Ballet Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the gentleman who won the lottery on the way to his last round of chemo. Talk about a feel-good story! Even if you didn\’t get some awesome news this week, though, it is Friday. You can now sit back with your fun-size candy bar fromContinue reading “5 Things: SRK and Ballet Edition”

5 Things: Boring-est Lunch Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or, maybe, just a marginally better week than these folks. (Aunt Becky? No!!!) It does make me wonder if these kids could have gotten in on their own and how betrayed they probably feel right about now. And then there\’s the rest of us who hadContinue reading “5 Things: Boring-est Lunch Edition”

5 Things: Mac\’n\’green edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week sort of like the police officer who signed off after 25 years on the force to none other than his daughter the dispatcher. Cute, no? But even if you didn\’t have the privilege of retirement this week (a faraway dream for yours truly as well), we\’veContinue reading “5 Things: Mac\’n\’green edition”

5 Things: Weird selfie dance edition

Happy Friday and Happy Summer! Hope you all had as great a week a Waffle House hero James Shaw Jr. It makes me wonder where he\’ll keep the award… maybe take his cue from Kate Winslet? Meanwhile, in the Land of Enchantment, it is hot, hot, hot! We\’re just enduring as we wait for the monsoonContinue reading “5 Things: Weird selfie dance edition”

5 Things: Library of tutus edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week and maybe a little relief from the heat. It looks like autumn has arrived in the Land of Enchantment. Gorgeous weather and soon we\’ll have a bunch of hot air balloons floating in the sky. I can\’t wait! (And promise to share pictures.) But until thenContinue reading “5 Things: Library of tutus edition”

5 Things: Delightful reprieve edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at least discovered that your favorite television show is now on Netflix. Well, even if that isn\’t the case, I think I found a few things that might be just as satisfying. Just consider this a delightful reprieve from your workday:  1) I have toContinue reading “5 Things: Delightful reprieve edition”