2015 US Adult Nationals Part I

by mary on May 20, 2015

Last month I competed in my first US Adult Figure Skating Championships. My husband and I spent the week in Salt Lake City where the event, called Adult Nationals for short, was held. Coach Lisa came to Salt Lake to support me and other skaters from my rink and also to enjoy the area. She’d been off the ice for quite a while but recovered in time to come along and was able to be at both of my events.

US Adult Figure Skating Championships

US Adult Figure Skating Championships

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Crab Louie

May 6, 2015 Dairy free

Crab Louie salad

A modern tweak of the old-school classic Crab Louie salad.

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Fiesta Skate

May 3, 2015 Figure skating

Fiesta Skate photo

Skated both my programs at Fiesta Skate.

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Stars on Ice SkateFest

April 21, 2015 Figure skating

Skatefest with Patrick Chan and Ben Agosto

The Seattle USFSA SkateFest with Stars on Ice skaters.

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Fiesta Flow Community Class by Douglas Webster

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Douglas Webster 2012

A skating seminar by Douglas Webster on achieving flow and enjoying the artistic aspects of skating.

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April 9, 2015 All Year

whipped cream with raspberry liqueur

A quick raspberry-sweetened whipped cream.

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Artichoke Roasted Hazelnut Dip

March 28, 2015 All Year

roasted hazelnut artichoke dip

This artichoke roasted hazelnut dip is inspired by one of the homemade spreads at Purple Cafe. I had the pleasure of dining there last week with my family when two of my boys’ spring breaks coincided for one brief but lovely weekend. I split the batch and made half with

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Pavlova with Raspberry Cream

March 24, 2015 Dessert

pavlova with raspberry cream and fresh raspberries

My first pavlova! A light, gluten-free dessert: basically a giant merengue topped with whipped cream, and in this case, raspberries and blackberries.

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2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals Part II

March 21, 2015 Figure skating

landing of flip/toe loop

My bronze freestyle program at 2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals.

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2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals Part I

March 14, 2015 Figure skating

rose program spiral

Skating my bronze dramatic program at 2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals.

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