Ballroom Competition Prep

This is the first post in a series of three posts about ballroom competitions. The first one is about what you do in the weeks and days leading up to a ballroom competition – how to prepare your mind and body. The second post will be about what a competition weekend looks like. The last…

Help! I think I’m falling for my ballroom partner

I met R at the first week of ballroom dance club my freshman year of college. The instructor asked all the boys to line up facing the girls and our eyes met. Then the instructor had all the guys step forward and pick a lady and I found myself hoping that the cute, tall guy…

Disneyland in a Day

Hear my tips for making the best out of a single day at Disneyland. And hear about that time we got stuck on Space Mountain…

Eep! Ballroom is Expensive!

How I make ends meet and where to cut corners Transitioning from being on my college’s ballroom team to the world of pro-am was a rude awakening. Heck, even if I was part of an amateur couple, it still would’ve been a shock. At my college in TX, we paid dues of about $30/semester to…

Top 5 Books I read in 2018

So for those of you just getting to know me, one of my favorite things to do other than dance is read. Ideally curled up with my cat and a cup of tea. I use the Goodreads app to track books I’ve read and what I want to read, so I can tell you that…

Best places to go out dancing in DFW

From salsa dancing to two-stepping find out some of my favorite places to go out dancing in Dallas Fort Worth. Did your favorites make the list?