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Toddler's first dance recital

First Dance Recital

First dance recital

Our daughter (shown above, third child from the right) was the smallest, youngest and most interpretive of the enthusiastic dancers.

First dance recital

Following directions in time with everyone else is so challenging tricky overrated when you’re three years old. Yep, that’s our peanut doing downward dog in dance class.

First dance recital

Look at her move with pure joy! (She’s on the left, above.)

First dance recital

My heart nearly melted.


  1. This is unbelievably cute.

  2. oh, i’m DYING. this is too cute for words!

  3. This is adorable! Miss Leyba is such a sparkle. Love the light/dark contrast of the black and white photos — such a great choice for these!