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Build a Single PVC Ballet Barre: Video & Step by Step Instructions

Building a single ballet barre from PVC is super simple and a really cheap solution that can make doing ballet and dance practice from home much easier than using a chair, bench or table. The great thing about this barre is that it is really customizable. I personally feel it is a good height if you follow my measurements your …

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How To Cut PVC Pipe For Beginners: DIY Home & Craft Projects

Cutting PVC for your Do It Yourself Home or Craft project does not have to be complicated. I recently made 9 different ballet barres to work out which one was best and 7 of those required me to cut PVC pipe into various lengths and for several to match each other in exact length and I give you the exact …

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10 Tips for Parents and Students to Support Online Dance Learning

Dance classes have been offered through online learning for quite a while, many of these programs contain pre-recorded lessons that you can take and do at your own pace and leisure. But recently there has been a growing need for dance studios and teachers to provide live, real-time dance classes in a virtual online format for those students either choosing …

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How to Set Your Child Up To Succeed In Their Virtual Online Dance Classes

I currently have two daughters at home who at the beginning of 2020 were both enrolled in three or four dance and ballet lessons a week attending them in the dance studio. Then the pandemic hit and we were in lockdown doing distance school education and online or virtual dance classes. My ten-year-old has adapted quite well, but it has …

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DIY Double Metal Ballet Barre – Video Tutorial, PDF & Instructions

When I went to the hardware store to buy the galvanized metal pipes I would need to build this double barre for home ballet practice I explained my project to the guy who looked after the materials in that aisle. His verdict was that it wouldn’t work because I would probably get into trouble with the direction of the threads …

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Best Free Online Exercise & Fitness Workout Videos for Kids

Finding online exercise and fitness videos is not that hard with the amount available today on platforms such as Youtube. Finding quality fitness videos for kids though is another story! There is so much to choose from but not all of them provide an actual exercise workout for your child, which is what this page is all about! When I …

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Best Youtube Exercise & Fitness Workout Channels for School Aged Kids

Kids love screens and technology, so when you can find videos and online activities that get them moving then I see that as a winning formula! Whether you are homeschooling, doing distance education, in a classroom or just need something to get your kids huffing and puffing and moving the following list of parent approved channels and resources will surely …

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Best Free Online Exercise Fitness Workouts for Toddlers & Preschoolers

When you are at home with kids, having a handy list of parent-approved YouTube channels and videos that coach your kids through a fitness workout is an awesome use of screen time and technology! I had already put together two articles last year about the best free online dance tutorials for kids and for toddlers and preschoolers and more recently …