The Nutcracker – Ballet Tucson

Daddy Daughter Days do not happen as often as they did before, but on the rare occasion that I have a babysitter or family in town, I try to spend some quality one-on-one time with both Elaina and Gabriella.  It is a excellent opportunity to bond with your child without sister interference, as they both tend to get frustrated when the other turns Dad’s attention away from them.  Elaina is currently enrolled in ballet at her Child Development Center and she mentioned to me a few weeks ago that she really wanted to see the Nutcracker Ballet.  Not really sure how she got this idea, but I aim to please.  And it seemed like a good activity for a Daddy Daughter Day, which we have not had in a while.  I got tickets for The Nutcracker, presented by Ballet Tucson, and Elaina was just ecstatic.  She gets to wear a pretty dress and watch real ballerinas in action.  I get to spend some quality time with my oldest daughter and broaden my horizons.  Talk about a win-win scenario.

Someone is just beaming prior to the performance

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