Marisa is an inspiration in so many ways. I love her down-to-earth approach to health and beauty. I’ve been more aware of her since she came out as a hoop dancer. The hoop is a deceptively simple-looking vehicle through which remarkable transformation is possible. Simple is good. The longer I live the more I appreciate… Read More Marisa Tomei Keeps it Simple
One of the more challenging things for a new hoop dancer to learn is to transition in a fluid flow from one move to the next. When I was first learning to hoop I was thrilled by each new move I could add to my repertoire. And each of them independent of the others looked… Read More Smooth Moves ~As in Hoop Dance, So in Life
When I talk to people who are not yet hip to the hoop and tell them that I’m a hoop dance instructor they can’t imagine what there can possibly be to teach. After all, they ask, isn’t the hula hoop a toy for kids with the whole point being to get it going around your… Read More Got Hoop Joy?
I did a presentation on Goddess Hoop Dance at the June 30th meeting of The Goddess Collective, led by the beautiful and inspiring Marta Maria Marraccini, in Oakland. It was the first time I had spoken to any group about this new business about which I am so passionate. It was wonderful to be able… Read More The Goddess Collective