Strength and Optimism

Struggles are common but perseverance and optimism is more rare than you think.  Take Victoria, a young ballerina who developed brain cancer which severely affected her balance.  For a person who spends a great deal of the day on their toes… Read More ›

Monday: Motion

One of my resolutions for 2013 is to move more and to be more comfortable in my own body.  That’s why the video below is so inspiring.  Besides for the obvious, talent, strength and grace of the dancer, the director… Read More ›

Monday: Focus

Misty Copeland:  Soaring High on Success Misty is the first to admit that she is an unlikely ballerina. As she says, “I’m 5 feet 2, I started when I was 13, I’m black!  There’s so many things [odds against me] but I’ve made it happen.”  … Read More ›

Monday: Be Ready

When Dreams Come True I was inspired by this video.  A little girl who earned YouTube fame by covering Nicki Minaj’s single “Super Base” gets a chance to meet her idol on Ellen and sing the song.  Notice how she doesn’t… Read More ›

Monday Moves

Motivation to Move This is going to sound awful, but I have been contemplating working out for quite a while now.  Last year, I took part in a series of gym bootcamps.  It was challenging and fun but ultimately, I… Read More ›

One Thousand Pieces

ACT I My husband, Bernard, treated me to dinner at Tesori and a performance of One Thousand Pieces by the Hubbard Dance Company for my birthday. Here’s my take on the performance.  The Tesori restaurant review is coming soon.  When the curtain… Read More ›

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Originally posted on Live & Learn:
A first for Lead.Learn.Live.  Rap Music.  This song is called “Gangnam Style” from South Korean Rapper Psy.  This video has been watch over 400,000,000 times on YouTube – the 9th most watched video clip…