Thursday, January 8, 2009

Sarah working late

Classes are finished but there is still work to be done. We love being here.

Monday, January 5, 2009

Thank you!

We want to thank all of our friends who have helped us with this huge project. If it wasn't for your help we couldn't have made it this far. THANK YOU! We love and appreciate you all.

Sunday, January 4, 2009

Deb, one of our Pilates Instructors

She is a wonderful lady and a fantastic instructor, you will really enjoy her classes.

Work and play ~

Keeping the boutique organized...and trying on some clothes! Chelsey is a perfect model! Looks great ladies!

I am so lucky!

To have such a wonderful man, I love you Judah!

At the front desk...

Roxanne is our receptionist on Saturdays, she is a wonderful addition to Poise Studio.
Valerie is one of our Belly Dance instructors, she teaches Tuesday nights at 5:30 and Saturday afternoon at 12:00, get ready for a great workout and a lot of fun! She also covers the front desk Tuesday evenings.
And those 2 cuties are our nieces, Maddie and Chelsey - great little helpers. Thank you ladies ~

Sarah's Dad...

Gary has been super helpful around the studio. You may see him around once in awhile. Thanks for all your help Gary!

Poise Studio Bell

Sarah's very thoughtful Yoga student Steve made this for our studio. He welded the bell and the stand. It has a beautiful sound when ringing. We need to find the perfect spot for it. We are so thankful for such an amazing gift, thank you Steve!

Sarah & Victoria

We are so happy to have this opportunity to share our passion with you. thank you!

Sarah's dear friends

Nate & Willow came by to visit on Sunday. They enjoyed watching the BD show and love our studio. Willow will be our receptionist on Wednesday evenings. What a great looking couple.

Our MC and Victoria's Mom

Shelley MC'd our belly dance show on Sunday, she does an excellent job and is a fun gal to be around. Thank you for your help Shelley! My mom, Antoinette came by to visit on Sunday and watch the BD show. They both had a great time. Such beautiful smiles on these ladies...

Belly Dance Show

Fleur de lis dance troupe's performance was a treat for us, they did a spectacular job. Tiffany, Marlene and Ziggy.

Belly Dance Show

Karissa, Cynthia and Tanya Magdalena the Belly Dancing Tattoo artist. They were magnificent. Gorgeous.

Belly Dance Show

Marlene, Tiffany, Ziggy and Vee, everyone enjoyed the show ~ lovely ladies

My best friend Rosie

Rosie has been a huge help at the studio with everything from painting to planting! Thank you Rosie!!! Looking forward to having you in classes : )

Saturday, January 3, 2009

Pause for the camera

Lisa with her husband and son, stopping by our open house to say hello. Lisa is one of our instructors, she teaches Yoga Play, Our Time Yoga and Pilates. Her husband helped us out with some of our construction. Thank you to both of you.

Grand Opening ~ Open House

We want to thank everyone who came to our open house January 3rd & 4th. We had a wonderful time meeting all of you! Please continue to celebrate with us by coming to classes for FREE through January 17th.
Sarah & Victoria

Friday, January 2, 2009

Trying out the Pilates Reformers.

Sarah and Victoria had fun trying out the Pilates Reformers, very cool machines and boy can you feel the work.

Night before our Grand Opening weekend ~

Jake & Sarah - cheers.
Chelsey and Sarah setting up the Pilates Reformers.
And my niece Chelsey cleaning the mats, she's a hard worker.

Thursday, January 1, 2009

This is what got us through a lot of nights

Yep! Little and close by this was our dinner many nights at the studio. Can't wait for home cooking again!

Last few touches

Valerie works on the front door as she gives a great smile to the camera.

Covered in mud

Adam still smiling, what a trooper!

And it's dark out now

still working, almost finished, can see the light at the end of the tunnel.

Our bark dust and straw boys

Judah and Jerry made all the runs to pick up bark dust and straw for the landscaping. Jerry is working on Valerie's windshield wipers in this picture. Judah's truck is dirty as a work truck should be.

Getting dark out and still working away.

Mike working the tractor.

Planting Day...Men at Work

Adam, Ray, Tom and Mike also working hard out in the rain and mud. People must have thought we were crazy! We were but it needed to get done rain or shine!

Planting Day...Girls at Work

Victoria, Rosie and Sarah working hard in the rain and mud!