Posts tagged ‘supportive partners’

On A Belly Dance Budget: It’s Me Or The Gypsy Skirt!

COUPLES??? If there is one thing we shouldn’t fight about, it’s money. Didn’t the Beatles tell us, “All you need is love?” But we do fight about money. All the time. So how do belly dancers cope when it comes to spending money on dancing?

What spurned my interest in this topic was a recent article by Women’s Health, that cited a recent trend of couples financial therapy.

Reeta Wolfsohn, a financial social worker in North Carolina, said, “If you’re lying about purchases, distrustful of each other’s spending, or not able to meet financial obligations, it can be hard to sustain the connection you need to keep your sex life healthy.”

It’s true that the belly dancing community is a tight-knit group, but does that strong connection extend to their suffering partners? After all, we’re a passionate…”

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