Monthly Archives: October 2003

Dancing with hoops and people

If you’re anything like me, you don’t like dancing with a partner. You like dancing by yourself. I normally don’t really like it when somebody dances right up to me and stays there, especially because if you’re nice to them,…

Hoops for exercise? That’s craaaaazy!

Guess what? Health experts say there are fun ways to get exercise – ways like hooping. “Vivian Thurman takes that idea to heart. Vivian Thurman leads a Cardio Hoop Class at Bally’s that uses modified hula-hoop. The hoop is about…

Hooping Through The Darkness

Now that we’re in the darkest of the seasons, it’s time for those of us in the northern climates to start brainstorming how to do hoop gatherings when it’s cold/wet/snowy/icky outside. Here in Seattle, I’m exploring the idea of renting…

The Hoop and The Tree

Saturday afternoon I met at Volunteer Park for a little Seattle hooping with Kara. (Seattle group-hoops are in the works, as soon as we secure a good warm indoor space for the winter!) She showed me this book that she’s…