So We Think We Can Dance…

Feather trim, sequins, floaty dresses, spotlights, high heels, mirror balls, music… Isn’t this what you see when you imagine ballroom or Latin dancing?
Heh heh…
Apart from the music and some flashing lights- we had none of those things last night!
But what a time we had.
It was incredible.
We started with a boogie, to sort of warm up, and then we learned to Foxtrot. After that we learned to Rumba.
Okay, I say we- I mean I learned… Glugs has done this before so for him it’s a case of waking up muscle memory again.
Our instructor was- in his words- pleasantly surprised. He said he had a great time teaching a couple who fitted together and complimented each other so well, and a couple who had talent! And I was complimented on my posture as well- which I always thought was dreadful.
I giggled, and we laughed, and we smiled, and I looked into my Glugs’ eyes the whole time we were dancing.
Aaah, bliss…
Halfway through our lesson- we were informed that we’d be taking part in a competition in June!!!
I promptly tripped over my Skechers… that’s like right around the corner!!!
I am terrified I won’t remember everything from week to week and embarrass myself… though there’s the upside that I will get to go shoe shpoping soon for some proper dancing shoes.
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Wife, mom, cake artist, Guide Dog puppy raiser, ADHD champion, wedding planner, and tattooed cat slave.

12 Responses to So We Think We Can Dance…

  1. Malicious Intent says:

    Any excuse to purchase shoes is a good excuse. No pain on gain!
    Glad you are having fun and letting loose a bit. You have needed this for a long time.

    I would love to take lessons, but I seriously doubt hubby would go for it. Now if I wanted to play a game of hoops with him, that would be different.

  2. Darla says:

    Them are definitely dancing shoes!

  3. kattbox says:

    Oooh, nice! More than a little envious on this end though!

    Enjoy! I can imagine it is lots of fun!

  4. Jeanette says:

    That sounds like so much fun!

  5. Muriel (Wipneus) says:

    Lots of fun and I love the shoe! 🙂

  6. mylifescape says:

    oh my word, that sounds like sooo much fun! and you do make such a perfect couple already!! can we come watch the competition???? would LOVE to see you in action – good luck shoe shopping – fun fun fun!

  7. arkwife says:

    I vote that you get the exact same pair of shoes as in the picture. They’re gorgeous!!

    I’m really glad you’re enjoying the dancing. I might take it up myself once baby is born.

  8. acidicice says:

    I <3 the shoes in the picture! I'm SO glad that you and Glugs are having fun with the dancing…if you really are so talented I wouldn't worry about the competition 🙂 Glugs will lead you anyway 🙂

  9. Anonymous says:

    Wow – sounds really amazing tjomma! Next time take a video of the two of you, ya hear and post it for all to see!!!!!!!

    Have a safe journey to Durbs!!!


  10. JaneW says:

    Sounds fabulous and fun and like you guys were made for it. Enjoy enjoy and good luck with the competition!

  11. Laura says:

    So glad its going so well 🙂 And those shoes are pretty – so enjoy the shopping 🙂

  12. Louisa says:

    How could you be anything but brilliant Angel? 😉

    Oooh, shoe shopping – love that! You better show us what you get.