tiny dancer

Last week I spent an evening poring over old photographs from when my family lived in Europe, and I discovered one of my new favorite things about getting older: your childhood photos get so. much. cooler.

Remember the video that was circulating a few weeks ago of the poor aspiring ballerina who just could not contort her legs into first position?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tdylQeg5B9I&w=410&h=390]

I kind of feel her pain.

(I'm on the far right...the one always doing something completely different than everyone else.)