2018/10/01
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The Day My Daughter Stopped Dancing

This year, my youngest daughter decided that she wanted to try something new and she doesn’t want to dance anymore… for now. She wanted to try […]
2018/09/14
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Disney’s the Nutcracker and Four Realms a Must See for Ballet Dancers

I can’t believe that Nutcracker season is already here. If you’re a ballet mom or a ballerina, you know that we mark time by Nutcracker and […]
2016/12/14
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What’s so Special about the Nutcracker Ballet?

This past week, Bella performed in her 7th Nutcracker and Gabs in her 4th. I remember Bella’s 1st like it was yesterday. I remember how my […]
2016/06/30
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How to Help Your Child Realize Her Dreams

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about OxiClean™ all opinions about how […]
2014/05/21
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Love Letter to my Daughter on her 7th Birthday

Today, I wrote a love letter to my daughter on her 7th birthday. My Gabi, my last baby turns 7-years-old. She is sort of amazing. I […]
2013/12/13
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Stolen Moments

I was awoken this morning by the sweet, soft baby-like voice of my 6-year-old as she leaned in close and whispered into my ear, “Mommy, can […]
2013/09/18

You’re A Good Girl & You Know It

You know how people tell you that you have such good kids and you are like..go on! Because you know the bickering and squabbles that come […]
2010/10/06

Wordless Wenesday; First day of Ballet

Post to follow! You all know that I can not go wordless:)
2010/09/13

I almost vomited over a Snowflake

Snowflake, be still my beating heart. Saturday, the day we’d been waiting for for the past 3 years finally happened.Ella started ballet when she was  3 […]