My partner lessons are on hold this week, and may not have another one for a while. So you can catch me dancing something solo and binge-watching some extra dance videos for training and entertainment. I don't remember the last season of Dancing With the Stars I actually watched. It's been a while. I ended … Continue reading Watching Dance Videos with the Stars
Hello, and Welcome Back! This week we have three smooth style ballroom dance lessons for you to try. All of these lessons are available for you to experience for FREE on YouTube. First Steps of Foxtrot https://youtu.be/uwJDESV-IUw First up is a basic lesson in American Smooth Style Foxtrot. This is one we put together at … Continue reading Welcome to FREE DANCE DAY! Smooth Ballroom Style
Hello, and happy Friday! This week we have chosen three dance fitness lessons to get your weekend started off with some fun. All of these lessons are available for you to experience for FREE on YouTube. Dance Cardio Let's start with a 90's throwback dance cardio from Kyra Pro. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Whba1DlO1XM Dancer's Arms Your arms will … Continue reading Welcome to FREE DANCE DAY! Fun Dance Fitness
Hello, and Welcome Back! This week we have three beginner ballet dance lessons to inspire your inner swan, or whatever role you aspire to. All of these lessons are available for you to experience for FREE on YouTube. Ballet Starters To start with, this video featuring Royal Ballet School trained ex Professional Ballerina, Kimberley Berkin … Continue reading Welcome to FREE DANCE DAY! Simple Ballet Starters
The ad-target gods bestowed some dance activities onto me, and so I wanted to pay it forward. Check out these fun and intuitive activities for dancing with children from First 5 California. I don't have children, but you can for sure catch me carry dancing my cat around the house on any given day. Carry … Continue reading Dancing With Your Kids (Activities from First 5 California)
Hello, and happy dance day! If you've ever wanted to learn to swing dance, there is no better time than now! Our FREE YouTube lessons this week will get you energized and swinging into the weekend. Single-Time Swing Basic In this first video lesson, we break-down a single-time swing basic step with a partner. You … Continue reading FREE DANCE DAY! Some Swinging Things
In case you missed it, this week on YouTube, I uploaded a brief introduction to search engine optimization, and I also had some older files from this side-hustle blog that I edited together. I have found YouTube to be a fun challenge. I am still working through channeling my personality on camera despite my social … Continue reading Every Room is a Dance Room
Hello, and happy Friday! We are going to begin sharing a curated collection of FREE Dance Lessons and Resources from myself and other great dancers on YouTube every week! All of these lessons are available for you to experience for FREE on YouTube. This week we have three beginner ballroom dance lessons. If you are … Continue reading FREE DANCE DAY! Learn Ballroom Basics on YouTube
Some of you who follow me on Instagram are keen that I decided to leave the studio I had been training at previously, since I was not feeling their vibe. Truthfully, even without the pandemic, dance studio spaces are not my first choice for learning to dance, so seeking an alternative does jive with me. … Continue reading Partner Dancing | Now With More Partner!
One of my favorite ways to start the day is by launching my local Classical Music Radio Station and feeling myself into an ecstatic morning dance. Today my joy popped at this piece by Valerie Coleman, called "Umoja", a Swahili word meaning "unity". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23Yx9gWHh0E Imani Winds performs Valerie Coleman's "Umoja"