Posts tagged "dance"

Chicago Luvabull tryouts are this weekend

Have you ever thought about trying out for the Chicago Luvabulls? This weekend is your chance.  The Chicago Bulls are hosting their cheerleading tryouts this Saturday. You need to send in your application by at least tomorrow so that you know you have been confirmed/accepted to try out. If you’ve ever thought about it I... Read more »

Motivation Monday: It's never too late to go after your dreams

It’s Monday afternoon and it’s time for your motivation.  Most people have something in their lives they wish they would have gone after.  A lot of times it seems like the moment has passed, it’s too late or it’s going to be too difficult.  If it’s something that you want, you should strive for it.... Read more »

Bright Pink Fab Fest 2012

Lindsay Avner, founder of bright pink
Bright Pink‘s 3rd annual Fab Fest was Sunday and what a fabulous time it was.  Bright Pink, founded in Chicago, is “the only national non-profit organization focusing on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women while providing support for high-risk individuals.” I am a huge supporter of this organization... Read more »

Looking to take your workout outside in the gorgeous weather? Self Magazine workout in the park is back

With the gorgeous weather creeping in this week one of your goals has probably been to get outside.  In order to accomplish fitness goals and the weather goals combine them and move that workout outside. SELF Magazine understands these goals and is once again holding their Workout in the Park event.  This is a great... Read more »

Dance your heart out with contestants from NBC'S the Biggest Loser- all for charity

Do you want to dance it up with some of the biggest loser contestants? Then head out to Platinum Events’ the World is a Stage Dance on it charity event.  The Biggest Loser contestants Jerry & Estella Hayes will be dancing it up with you all to benefit St. Joseph Hospital.  The event is part... Read more »

Pole Dancing Fun with S Factor Founder Sheila Kelley

Pole Dancing Fun with S Factor Founder Sheila Kelley
I participated in my first pole dancing class last week.  I was invited to attend a class with actress and S Factor founder Sheila Kelley,and couldn’t refuse.   If I was going to get fit on a pole, I was going to go to one of the best instructors.  Sheila Kelley basically started the pole dancing... Read more »

I was part of Oprah's Block Party, were you?

Now that the Oprah Block Party is over, I can say I was part of a dance crew set up to be there.  There were about 1000 dancers who gave up their holiday monday to rehearse from 8:30am to 5:30pm.  Our goal was to get everyone who came to the block party yesterday to learn... Read more »

Stretching and recovering from athletic events

Today is the last day of training camp for the Chicago Luvabulls, the professional cheerleaders/dancers for the Chicago Bulls.  Training camp is a 3 day process with today being the final cut for the new 2009-2010 squad.  People ask me what they should do to get their body ready for a physical event or dance... Read more »