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A Gift for Both of Us

Some of you may have noticed that my December blog post didn’t include a list of gift ideas for dancers. December was more hectic than usual for me and I didn’t have a chance to pull one together. My motivation for writing those post is to help friends and family of my students with ideas …

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Nutcracker Sweet

By now, the last of the Thanksgiving turkey has been eaten, and the Black Friday crowds at the malls are just a bad memory. The crowds, the traffic and the stress are not how I think about this time of year. For me, the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas has always been filled with fond …