Black Friday and Holiday Shopping for Belly Dancers

Posted on Nov 28, 2014

Black Friday and Holiday Shopping for Belly Dancers

It’s that time of year again–Holiday Season! I’d like to help you shop for the belly dance gear that will make great gifts this holiday season. Belly dancers love getting belly dance related gifts! And of course, we love to shop for ourselves too–I’ve even got my eye on a few things (you can check out my wishlist here). Here are some links to products that I love and I think you might love too. I’ve included coupon codes where available....

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CarolinaBellyDance.org is now live!

Posted on May 22, 2014

CarolinaBellyDance.org is now live!

I am pleased to announce the launch of Carolina Belly Dance! This is a brand-new belly dance directory that utilizes user-generated content to share belly dance information throughout North and South Carolina. And it’s completely free! Carolina Belly Dance uses a regional model to group classes, events and performers, so that when you visit the page, you can see classes in your area right away. I invite you to visit the site and check it out…and please post your...

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Welcome to the new site!

Posted on Feb 15, 2014

Welcome to the new site!

What do you think of my new digs? Pretty sweet right. I am super proud to launch the new AndaleeDance.com! It’s been about 4 years since my last site upgrade and it was feeling pretty stale. This new website uses responsive design and the latest trends in WordPress website development. And I did it all myself! Ok, so I had a little help from my husband and the great team at Elegant Themes, but I did most of it myself. I am still working on tweaking a few things and...

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Belly Dance at Any Size

Posted on Feb 13, 2013

Belly Dance at Any Size

About a year ago, I posted a heartfelt blog about my struggle with body image, size acceptance and self-esteem. I pledged to “learn how to love and appreciate my body as it is TODAY and as it was YESTERDAY and how it will be TOMORROW.” Well, I’m not perfect,  so I haven’t mastered this 100%, but I am still learning. However, this journey has taken me places that I never imagined. One of the most important things that I learned is that other belly...

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And a new year is here!

Posted on Jan 3, 2013

And a new year is here!

Wow, it’s 2013! I’m looking forward to some exciting things this year and I hope 13 won’t be an unlucky number for me. I’m not much of a resolution maker, but I do have some goals for the coming year. A couple of them are still under wraps, but there are a few I can share with you. Continue investing time, resources and energy into my students: While my student troupe and belly dance classes are small, I work with an amazing group of women....

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