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a seemingly lesser station in life. What would you like to learn to do? Belly dancing . I like almost all forms of dance but am particularly intrigued by belly dancing . What are you particularly bad at that your friends tease you about
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Take a Strutting, Stomping 12-Day Vacation from Your Life
sweating to oldies, Cardio Hip-Hop, Yo! Yo! Yoga!, and the saddest of all the substitutes, tap. You even consider belly dancing , but immediately think better of it. And then you discover "it," you discover flamenco. What a revelation this passionate
An Unlikely Inheritance
fixating on Doris Duke? What could be his connection to the onetime "richest girl in the world," who was famously partial to belly dancing and Indian mystics, and reportedly tended to by a staff of 200 before she died in 1993? Implausible as it might seem
Mother's Day Weekend Getaways
like dancing? Treat mom to an unforgettable weekend at The Oaks Spa at Ojai , where she can tap her toes to a custom mix of belly dancing , jazz, Zumba and African dance. If she still feels like stretching her legs, she can take advantage of outdoor activities
Timeline of a Tummy
directing fat storage to the breasts, hips, and thighs. The belly, however, is spared. So now's the time to work it. " Belly dancing celebrates the flesh," says Anita-Cristina Calcaterra, one of a joyously gyrating Boston trio known as the Goddess Dancing
Oprah Talks to Richard Branson
courage? Richard: They certainly encouraged it. They're also good examples of it. My mother has done everything from belly dancing to climbing mountaintops, and in her late 80s, she hasn't slowed down. She spends a lot of time with the Berbers in
Flirty Girl Fitness
Flirty Girl Fitness, a fitness and lifestyle facility that specializes in unique workouts. Bob talks with Kerry about Flirty Girl Fitness' target audience and class offerings, including pole dancing, belly dancing and hula hoop routines.
"You're the Fattest Ballerina"
love. Do romantic things for yourself. Over the years, I've become a dancer, which is a big part of my life. I do belly dancing and burlesque dancing. Now I'm comfortable enough to do shows naked. This is a huge change from feeling superinsecure
The Fat Fight
spare her pain." Watching my daughter belly dance last year brought tears to my eyes. Jess ..... confident shimmy I watched at her belly dance recital did not come easily, but ..... my routine for the sheer fun of it: belly dance , yoga, hula hooping. My weight stayed
Party Ideas Your Friends Will Love
a manicurist pay a house call); take a group lesson in belly dancing , square dancing, or any sort of movement that helps you get ..... Buying Guide for Everyone; a manicure-pedicure set; or a belly - dancing kit complete with veils and spangles.