Fly Little Birdie Fly

As many of you know my daughter Mackenzie is a beautiful ballerina. Her dream is to become a Prima.  With her work ethic, talent, and love for ballet, I know deep in my soul she will achieve her goal.  But with achieving this goal comes sacrifice and hard work. So this morning Dave and I…

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Meet Sarah our inspirational role model and WCW

I met Sarah through a mutual friend. You can feel her energy and passion for dance right away. Sarah and Mackenzie immediatly clicked and Kenzie was chosen to perform with  Neo (Neoteric Dance Collaborative) company. The performance was based around survivorship thru abuse. Dave and I sat in awe of this performance and what Sarah…

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…

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…

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…