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He’s Not Wearing Any Pants!!!…Gina’s Favorites

He’s Not Wearing Any Pants!!!…Gina’s Favorites
by Gina Valley

With school starting, we’re back in the dancing swing of things. My daughter’s ballet interests means we will be tripping to a ballet fantastic performance soon.

So, I figured my He’s Not Wearing Any Pants!!! post was just what the dance master ordered this week for Throwback Day.

Laugh along with this Gina’s Favorites post.

I Can’t Do A Cartwheel

I Can’t Do A Cartwheel
by Gina Valley

The dance concert that 2 of my daughters performed in last night was only 3 hours long instead of the expected 4.   My other pack members were near rejoicing.

One of my sons pointed out that no one even fell asleep “…except for dad, but just for a little while and he didn’t snore much.”

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley I Can’t Do A Cartwheel Dance Concert Ballet MariinskyLast spring’s dance concert was nearly 4 ½ hours long,

Real Fire & Tight Dresses Tweak The Ballet Fantastic

Real Fire & Tight Dresses Tweak The Ballet Fantastic
by Gina Valley

I know this Mariinsky group has been performing for more than 200 years, so they have a pretty good handle on all the details (Well, except pants.  They’re no good on pants.  In fact, some of them don’t even have pants!).  But, I still have a few questions from our trip to see their performance of the ballet Swan Lake:

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Ballet Questions Fire LED’s Almonds Red BullHow much trouble do you have to be in as an usher to get sent to work at the top level that they didn’t even sell tickets for?

Fun At The Ballet Or Why Not Just Stick Your Finger In Your Eye

Fun At The Ballet Or Why Not Just Stick Your Finger In Your Eye 
by Gina Valley

Does anything say elegance, class, and grace like a fine, professional performance of Swan Lake?

Seriously, does anything?  I’m hoping to find a substitute.

Just in case you haven’t made the trek to Swan Lake recently, let me walk you through it.

He’s Not Wearing Any Pants!

He’s Not Wearing Any Pants!
by Gina Valley

I have long been a noter of the sexism in uniforming and costuming among sports and the arts and The Avengers movie.

But, I’m thinking about shutting up about it.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Dance Mariinsky Ballet Ice Skating Volleyball Pants Shorts Focus Mystery When I see the women ice skaters in their teeny, tiny barely there skating “dresses,” while the men skaters  are in long pants and a turtleneck,