Finding your magic

For the past nine years, I have watched my daughter grace the stage in the production of the Nutcracker. From a tiny mouse, to playing Clara, to dancing Chinese, to now dancing the snow scene and in the Spanish trio.  I watch with pride as her magic unfolds on the stage. Ballet is an extremely…

Meet Inspirational Role Model-Mackenzie Pinet

Inspirational role models are all genders, ethnicities, shapes, sizes, and ages.  Today I am highlighting a 14 year old young woman who epitomizes what a role model is.  Mackenzie is not only my daughter, but she is one of the kindess and purest souls I know. Wise beyond her years but still young at heart…

Obstacles and Adventure

  “Obstacles are placed in our way to see if what we want is really worth fighting for.” For the past 3 weekends we have traveled back and forth to Vermont to see our beautiful ballerina perform. She was accepted into the Burklyn Ballet Summer Intensive In Johnson Vermont. To say we are proud parents…

Our angel guides her floating feet

“Everyone has an angel. Given to us from the start. Trust and Faith is what we need to hear them in our heart;” – Michael P. Watson As I looked up at the sky, there they were- the most beautiful angel wings letting us know she was there. Saturday was a marathon dance day.  Mackenzie…

Gratitude, Grace, Girls and Giggles

Today Mackenzie had try outs for another ballet show. As I was waiting in the room with all of these amazing young ladies and hopeful dancers I took inventory of the feeling in the room.  Girls stretching and warming their bodies in preparation for a half hour audition. Some girls speaking to each other and…