New Year Resolutions

Touched down from Italy this morning. Had a meaningful trip this year with my family and I’m really happy I was able to spend this time over Christmas with them. I’ve had such an eventful November/December this year and I’m really, really happy and thankful to a few people and myself that I’ve decided to…

New Year, New…

Okay, so I finished my 5-class trial with the aerial hammock and decided not to continue with the studio for now for several reasons. The difficulty was definitely there and I struggled with some of the poses, but the main reason I stopped is because the studio has a general focus that lies more towards…

Floating Lieghts;

This marks the last chapter of Ballet and Jazz for this year. The five lessons I’ve attended over the past two months have taught me so much about dance, about myself, and about life. From the numerous French terms thrown at me; leaping, beating, plies, relev├ęs, to trying my best to keep up with the…

Crossroads

Quick run-through: “This hurts so bad but I’m just going to smile.” (081215) Today: Bodyline Work Front 1 min Rest 1 min Right Side 1 min Rest 1 min Left Side 1 min Rest 1 min Back 1 min Rest 1 min Hollow Body 1 min Rest 1 min Arch Holds 1 min Rest 3…

Uncomfortable is an understatement.

This weeks lessons have brought some discomfort here and there. Including my happy parts. The aerial stretch class I attended was actually pretty okay except for the part where I was feeling the stretch in excruciating pain as well as the front hip flexor stretch-flying which hurts my pelvis. Other than that, I learnt how…