Lessons From Toddlers


I have had the extreme honor of having students from age two through adulthood. I would get toddlers for their first separation from the family. They came into the dance studio fearful, having a tantrum, and fighting their fear, and with trust, the parents would allow the magic to happen.

My team and I showed patience, strength, and our own self-esteem to help the child in their growth journey. 

When students came in for their first visit, it took about five weeks to gain trust for their perso…

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Not Everyone Gets A Trophy


"The method of “everyone gets a trophy” proved to not be a suitable method. Developing a balance of praise and constructive criticism helps the student soar. Give people the gift of independence. Their personal growth became the success that really took their journey up the ladder."

When I began my entrepreneurship as a dance studio owner, I did it intending to make a positive difference in the community. I wanted to inspire people how to gain
confidence, believe in themselves, and apply it …

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How Do I Know About Confidence?


How do I know about confidence? 

I have observed and have been building confidence in people for 45 years. It is part of leaving my legacy.

I plan to keep that fire alive forever.

Since 1977, I have been teaching the art of dance and performing arts to children and adults. After teaching for so long, I realized how much I had learned about leadership and confidence. I witnessed students I had for 15 years and more soaring in life.

However, for those who never allowed themselves to capture th…

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