“Children are like cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.” ~ Dr. Haim Ginnot I remember when the show Dance Moms first aired on TV. As I watched it several emotions flooded over me: sadness, disgust and disbelief to name a few. In so many ways the show portrayed an ‘evil’ dance teacher thatContinue reading “Live Love Dance: Age Appropriate Costuming and Dress Code”
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Tuesday’s Thoughts: Mom guilt, it’s a real thing!
I am often asked (as I am sure so many moms are!), “How do you do it all?” I wear so many hats it often gets overwhelming: business owner, coach, teacher, volunteer, friend, sister, daughter, wife and mom. A day doesn’t go by that I don’t have to make a decision to hang a hatContinue reading “Tuesday’s Thoughts: Mom guilt, it’s a real thing!”
Tuesday’s Thoughts: Whys is ballet so darn hard?!?!
“Plie is the first thing you learn and the last thing you master.” (Suzanne Farrell) So why is ballet so darn hard for students in today’s day and age? I believe it’s because ballet technique does not come overnight in an Amazon box. In a world where everything is so instantaneous, ballet training is aContinue reading “Tuesday’s Thoughts: Whys is ballet so darn hard?!?!”
Live Love Dance: Tuesday’s Thoughts :)
A little over a month ago I got into a car accident. It has been challenging because the tasks I completed daily to run my small business were suddenly difficult. Multitasking, writing emails, verbally communicating, remembering to go to an appointment… all difficult! This process has taught me not only to give myself grace, butContinue reading “Live Love Dance: Tuesday’s Thoughts :)”
Technique Tuesday Tonight!
Hello everyone! Reminder that today is Technique Tuesday! Class tonight will be held from 5:00-6:30. If you are around we would love to have you in class! All returning EDC dancers are required to participate in at least 25 hours of dancing throughout the summer. Technique Tuesdays are strongly recommended, as it is very important to stayContinue reading “Technique Tuesday Tonight!”
Classes Canceled February 4th
Dear Families, Due to weather Exhale will be closed today. We will miss our dancers. Classes should be held on their normal schedules tomorrow, February 5th. Stay safe and warm,Mrs Jen 🙂
Important: Car Wash
Dear Families: Tomorrow is going to be terrible weather, so we are not going to have the dancers at the car wash. (The fundraiser will still be held, so feel free to get your car washed or detailed to benefit the EDC… the dancers will just not be out front publicizing the event.) If youContinue reading “Important: Car Wash”
Car Wash Fundraiser
Who doesn’t need their car washed this time of year? Get your car washed at the Cottage Car Wash in Norfolk between September 7th and September 15th and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Exhale Dance Company for educational opportunities and benefit performances this season. Make sure to use the code belowContinue reading “Car Wash Fundraiser”
Classes Held Today, March 4th
The dancing fun will continue today! Classes will be held Monday, March 4th.