Posts Tagged ‘ ballet ’

Generous Gift

Monday, July 14th, 2014

My daughter was trying on last year’s leotard for gymnastics. When she complained that it giving her a wedgie because it was too small, I told her we would donate it. She asked, “Why, Mom? So other people can get wedgies?”

Grace, 4

Krista Gravatt; Saline, MI

Image: Little girl wearing ballet outfit via Shutterstock

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Out of Step

Monday, May 5th, 2014

One evening, my daughter had not participated well in an expensive ballet class we signed her up for. My husband told her if she did not start participating, the teacher might kick her out of class. She responded, “Miss Dyer doesn’t kick people!”

Lillian, 4

Sarah Polzin; La Salle, CO

Image: Twirling during ballet practice via Shutterstock

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Center Stage

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

During the ballet performance of The Nutcracker, my son turned to me and asked in a loud voice, “What was the name of this? The Nut-Scratcher?”

Alex, 5

Rebecca Garcia; Menlo Park, CA

Image: Famous dancers perform the Nutcracker via Igor Bulgarin /

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My Little Princess

Monday, May 20th, 2013

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My daughter’s preschool ballet class was dancing to Cinderella music and wearing a blue costume. She asked, “If I’m Cinderella, then who are all these other girls going to be?”

Scarlet, 3

Jennifer Long; Southgate, MI

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