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Twisted Tuesday’s Mix-Tape: Bust a Move!

Music that makes someone want to dance is subjective to each individual. In other words, we all react differently to music, lyrics…beats. Some of us have more rhythm than others … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 19 Comments

What You Gain by Losing

Everyone’s talking about Zumba, Zumba, Zumba! After hearing about an incredible weight loss story, I headed to the gym, where I caught up with Oregon’s newest Zumba instructor, Nicole Smith, to get the skinny. Congratulations … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Dance

A few typed words Unexpected Disbelief An unlikely sender Opposite Important The surprised receiver Suspicious Unsure And so they danced Circling Aware Lost to the beat Swaying Electric The final … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · Leave a comment