Following the journey of an Aerial Dance student!

TTFN–Ta Ta For Now….

First off, GREAT JOB on the Christmas Show everyone! Those were BEAUTIFUL routines, and you all did AMAZING. I just read Paula’s blog post about the headaches that come with the show, so a BIG thanks to her and the instructors for all the hard work they put in to get this show going! I’m…

It’s Show Eve!

It’s almost time!   Janelle hit it right on the nose with her post, go check it out! I’ve got some more pieces of advice for you this show eve 🙂   Pack your show bag now. Seriously, when you wake up and you are all set to walk out the door, you’ll thank yourself.…

Just Go

Right now, Wednesdays are one of the longest days of the week. I’m in class at 8AM, and I don’t leave the campus until 6PM. It’s nearly the hours of an average work day, but is waaaay more mentally exhausting than my day job. My day doesn’t end at 6PM though. I hop in my…

The Advanced Struggle is Real

The Beginner Struggle is very real. The huge learning curve. Who knew there were so many ways to move on/with a pole?!  And so many names to remember! The ever-so-lovely muscle ache.  I mean seriously, who engages their shoulders that much? Not many non-pole people I know! Lifting one’s arms above their head can remind them quickly…

Bring in the Old with the New

I’ve now been dancing at Aerial Dance for just over four years, as long as you don’t count my time off. Four years! It doesn’t feel like it’s been that long! There’s been ups and downs, but through it all, I’ve had a supportive team of pole friends and awesome instructors encouraging me to keep…