A Word from Our Friend, Kelly Batchelor

Kelly Batchelor and her partner/husband, Alan Burns are accomplished, prolific USA Dance and WDSF competitors. 

Kelly is also the organizer of the USA Dance sanctioned National Qualifying Event, Chicago DanceSport Challenge, held annually in late October at the beautiful Hyatt Regency O’Hare and she asked me to share the following with fans of The Dancing Housewife.

Hello all!  Who’s coming to the Carolina

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Use the special *promo code TDH25 at checkout and receive 25% off any Dance Vision subscription plan.

Meet Slawek Sochacki and Marzena Stachura, four-time national and world professional smooth champions. [Watch]

When The Doc and I discovered we’d be attending a wedding in California over the same weekend that Slawek and Marzena were hosting a workshop at their dance studio in Laguna Hills, we did we did what any self-respecting American Smooth addicts would do. We went.

And. It. Was. Fantastic.

We’d love to work with Marzena and Slawek again. We’d love to work with them consistently.

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Throwback Thursday… There’s No Farting in Ballroom…circa 2015

Throwback to November 5, 2015, the original publication date of There’s No Farting in Ballroom. 

I had been dancing pro-am with my then-23-year-old instructor/partner for 10 months. We were working hard to prepare for my first Ohio Star Ball. There was no farting in ballroom then. There is no farting in ballroom now and there never will be farting in ballroom.

WARNING: If you are offended by bodily functions, you may want to skip today’s post. Carry on. There’s nothing for

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Special Dance Vision Offer Only for Fans of The Dancing Housewife!

Learning to dance requires an investment of time and money. If you’re like me, both are precious commodities, which is why the Dancing Doc and I are Elite subscribers to Dance Vision’s Instructional Video Libraries. At first we subscribed to single libraries (Basic followed by Technique), but honestly, if you’re willing to cough up the $199 for an annual subscription, it really is the best bang for your buck.

When I think about the time and money the Doc and I invest in our

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