Tag Archives: England

London and Blackpool, 2012

So here we are, in Blackpool on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. It is so warm outside, the British partying public are out in force, and we got to sleep in as late as we wanted today! Who could complain? Life is … Continue reading

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Part 2: Professional Rising Star Standard: Blackpool Dance Championships 2011

Finally, Part 2 of my description of our time in Blackpool. It’s been difficult for me to write, as we’ve been extremely busy while on our trip. Busy doing nothing, if you know what I mean. Normally I catch up … Continue reading

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Blackpool Dance Festival 2011, Part One

On the road from Blackpool south to London, stuck in traffic on the M6, got me thinking about what an incredible experience the Open British Championships is, and how every time I go back, year after year, I never get bored. … Continue reading

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Stonehenge and Salisbury

This is the sixth year we’ve come to the UK Championships here in Bournemouth, and despite Stonehenge being only 30 miles away – a quick day-trip, really – we’d never visited it! Mostly because we never have time to. But … Continue reading

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Sick Dogs, Airplanes, and Writing

This week has been terribly bittersweet. My birthday party on Saturday was great, so much fun! Then we went to a house party and spent the time taking care of kids waaaaay too drunk for health. But one the kids … Continue reading

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Keeping Up 3 Blogs….

You know, I never figured it would be so difficult to upkeep 3 blogs! It really is exhausting! I think I am getting the hang of it though. The problem is not this blog, or even my Starbucks Project, but … Continue reading

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Made it to Leipzig at Last!

Three words: what a mess!! Actually everything worked out for us. Security was no problem at Heathrow, despite the check-in and bag drop area being packed. We were near the back of the line, but someone started calling out, “If … Continue reading

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