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Dottie Dynamo

Dottie is an International Burlesque Performer & Exotic Dancer based out of New York.

Fit August 14, 2017

The Fit Showgirl Guide to Navigating The Gym As A Beginner

So you are thinking about joining a gym or recently have and now you’re wondering what to do when you walk through the doors. Rest assured you aren’t the only one. The majority of people at the gym walk in feeling intimidated that everyone is watching them and clueless about exactly what to do. Yes, even that guy near the weights grunting as he strains to curl 50lb dumbbells. 

Fit, Lifestyle June 26, 2017

Body Image: A Shift In Perspective From Burlesque to Stripping

Now that I’m working a more full-time schedule as a trainer, I’m dancing less in the club and picking up more gigs after a bit of a break from burlesque. I work in three industries that center around the body in some way. Because of this I’ve been thinking a lot about body image over the past couple months. But mostly, the drastically different ways both burlesque and stripping have impacted my body image.

Crockpot, Fuel June 12, 2017

Crock-Pot Spicy Chicken Enchilada Stew

I’ve been thinking about kids a lot lately. Maybe it’s the binge watching of Jane the Virgin I’ve been doing on Netflix. Or the influx of kids out playing on the sidewalks this weekend now that the temperatures in New York have hit the 90’s. But I know the underlying reason is it’s the biggest issue my boyfriend and I seem to butt heads on.

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