It has been too long since I last wrote something. Thought today was the right time With all the pulling this way and that, I am leaning towards opportunities that help me follow the path I have chosen. Sadly this means there are groups I will be leaving. My focus as Halaloo needs to be […]

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Am I a Clown or do I clown?

Seems it always comes back to this. I asked the kids I see the following question “what is a Clown?” Almost everyone of them said “someone who is funny” Two of them said “someone who wears a red nose” The dictionary defines Clown this way. noun          1. a comic entertainer, especially […]

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Always Over Deliver!

I am a good balloon twister and a good entertainer. The best? I don’t think so but it is always the goal. But it is amazing how often people tell me that I am the best balloon artist they have seen. Why do I find this amazing? I often am entertaining in areas where I […]

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Walk the Talk!

“Walk the talk” A phrase we have all heard. But when applied to Clowning does it fit? I think so and not just for those involved in Clown Ministry, but all Clowning. We have all been to lectures or have heard “experts” spout off about all things Clown. Maybe even have read a blog that […]

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Always On!

I have a couple of friends who are Clowns, Family Entertainers, that never seem to turn things off. They are in entertainer mode all the time. I must admit it wears on me. I have never been one that can be in clown mode at a flick of a switch nor am I always on. For […]

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Line Control!

There has been some chatter about controlling crowds when Balloon Twisting on FaceBook as of late and I thought why not add my nickels worth! I was going to say 2 cents but we don’t have pennies any longer here in Canada. They round up or down if paying with cash. So if your purchase […]

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to market or not to market

Recently I got invited to try 3 Markets. Well, more like I got myself invited to 3 Markets! Markets are new to me and I decided I would try these as a Busker! Busking is new to me, as are Markets. The first 3 weeks were a steep learning curve. Not just about what worked […]

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