Feelin’ Blues 2014

Feelin’ Blues 2014

I hope I never stop appreciating how awesome it is that as social dancers, we can go to some random country and spend a whole weekend studying dance, partying, taking part in international competitions and meeting new friends from all … Continue reading

“I Wanna Be Like You” Routine

Eran Tobi and I performed a choreography we built especially for Holy Lindy Land’s Spotlight Ball.

We didn’t have a lot of time to work on it, so we decided to keep things fairly simple and try to make something that was fun for us and hopefully, fun to watch.

My Hop Across the Atlantic

My Hop Across the Atlantic

I’ve been wanting to publish this post for a couple of weeks, but I got caught up in the rest of my life since I got back from a visit to the U.S. I was there to visit family, but … Continue reading

Taking Your Own Advice

Taking Your Own Advice

Several months ago, I was asked to speak at a WOW talks event about being a swing dancer. This event is an evening where speakers each have 9 minutes to share their personal story about doing what they love, as a way … Continue reading

Lindy Hop, We Need to Talk

Lindy Hop, We Need to Talk

For quite some time now, dancing hasn’t been as fun as it used to be. I seem to have misplaced the passion that I used to have for it and I’ve been having trouble understanding why it’s been happening. If … Continue reading

When a Cactus Swings Out

When a Cactus Swings Out

I was lucky enough to be at the first ever Lindy Hop festival that took place in the middle of a desert – Desert Stomp, and it was right here in Israel! A 3 hour drive through towns that turned … Continue reading

Making Mistakes and Still Being Fierce

Making Mistakes and Still Being Fierce

Last week was Valentine’s day and we had a Valentine’s swing ball at Holy Lindy Land. Having always disliked how single people are excluded on this day whether I’m part of a couple or not, I wanted us to have … Continue reading

You Know You’re an Israhopper When

You Know You’re an Israhopper When

Every scene has its own unique characteristics, and the Israeli swing community is no exception. We definitely have our fill of shared experiences and inside jokes. Here’s a checklist to see how much of a hardcore Israhopper you are: You … Continue reading

When a 5-Year-Old Chooses Your Dance Shoes

When a 5-Year-Old Chooses Your Dance Shoes

I believe that we can learn a lot from our 5-year-old selves. Children keep things simple – they have big dreams without worrying about them being too difficult to achieve, they live in the moment and don’t get hung up … Continue reading