I Can Juggle

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    Favorite Things To Juggle

    I love to entertain my kiddies. They are all fascinated with juggling, and I find this delightful. My preschoolers like to watch me juggle soft pinecones and ping pong balls. My granddaughter, at 8 or 9 months old, cracked up when I juggled lego duplos and rock-a-stack rings...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange
    46-50, F
    Jun 28, 2012

    got to spend 15 years working with kids,

    as a circus instructor, teaching everything from juggling and clowning, to flying trapeze!! anybody else into the circus arts??
    scottie1974 scottie1974
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Apr 2, 2015

    Back At the 3 Ball Cascade

    I taught myself to juggle over 2 decades ago, before the YouTube era.  I recently came across a bunch of really good YouTube juggling tutorials, and I'm working on perfecting my juggling form for the 3 ball cascade and 2 balls with one hand. It seems like one of those...
    ag123 ag123
    11 Responses Jul 15, 2008

    MILL'S Mess !!!

    Got it!!!!  
    iscreamforicecream iscreamforicecream
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Aug 6, 2009

    Juggling Is Fun!

    Over the summer I taught myself to juggle! Now I can handle three juggling balls for a while before one of them collides with another and I have to chase them =) Now I just need to work on juggling two balls with one hand with my left hand...then I need to get down two balls at...
    Celadin Celadin
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 19, 2009

    oh, the day I found myself the greatest

    experience thing that will ever happen to me. I was in the sixth grade, and there was a kid that always had a long double-ended pen that he would do neat tricks with. It's like when you are in a classroom, and somebody twirling their utensil, but it's ten times better. I decided...
    WonderChange1264 WonderChange1264
    18-21, M
    May 18, 2014

    Life Benefits From Juggling

    Juggling was a big part of my job for nearly 30 years, and I am so thankful that it was, because it has continued to make a big difference to so many aspects of my life. Machetes, firesticks, clubs, fruit and vegetables, eggs, ice-blocks, cakes, crockery...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2009

    I can juggle the three ball cascade

    and the four ball fountain and almost the five ball cascade. I havent practiced in a while but its still easy to me. I learned off of youtube in like 2 days because i had surgery in the lower part of my body so i could do many things so i learned out of boredom. I had a real...
    Insomniac77 Insomniac77
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 21, 2014


    Two still counts as juggling right? I can juggle two....... never three that just.... thats a magic number right there....
    TheDaken TheDaken
    26-30, M
    Oct 23, 2012

    I've been juggling for two years.

    I can do quite a few three ball tricks now, and can manage a cascade with clubs and rings. I can juggle four balls for ten seconds or so as well. As well as being really fun, it makes you sound interesting when people ask about your hobbies!
    kaleidoscopic21 kaleidoscopic21
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2014

    My Limit Is 3

    My husband taught me to juggle when we were first dating.  I can juggle three balls decently and when we practice my husband and I can juggle back and forth a bit.  I am by no means a good juggler, but it's fun . . . now I want to find something to juggle!
    forkbender2000 forkbender2000
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 7, 2008


    Technically I can only juggle one handed. I get muddled up trying to do two hands. 3 balls with one hand is easy, with two, I just can get it right.I know I know I am weird.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 2, 2011

    I'm learning a 3 ball trick called "mill's mess.

    " It hasn't been easy for me so far.. but it looks amazing if done correctly. I also tried the 5 ball cascade today.. and wow.. it will probably take me awhile lol. Yay juggling :) #playingwithballs #dexterity #improveyourcoordination #exercise
    craeburn craeburn
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 27, 2015

    Mill's Mess

    Took me a while of staring at it, a decent set of instructions, and practice; but I can now say that I can juggle the mills mess with 3 balls 
    HeyIsy HeyIsy
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Jul 24, 2008

    Hello, everyone! I firstly tried to 'juggle'

    hmm... about 6 years ago. I studied at 9th grade of school and now I'm 21 and still going on and on! When I started this amazing kind of activity I even had no proper internet connection! I had no (and still have no) friends who are interested in it too. Firstly, I'd like to say...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 7, 2015

    Up to 3 Balls

    I started with two, which was fairly easy, and then graduated to 3 within a couple of days after reading a tutorial book. Very soon I was able to do tricks such as Under the Leg, Backwards Juggling and the Catch..... it's indeed a fun skill to have on hand! Although I have...
    Sparklepaws Sparklepaws
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 6, 2008

    Shut Eyes!!

    Sure can. I can do it with my eyes closed too. And at that point someone usually trips me up or something. Just because I'm not looking...I can probably go up to about five balls at a time.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 17, 2008


    i can juggle, but only scarves. my reaction time isn't quite good enough to juggle things that gravity effects more quickly. my brother, however, was able to transcend the scarves and move on to heavier things. scarves like these, btw. juggling scarves. not like winter scarves...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    11 Responses Jan 17, 2008

    I've always liked anything

    that has to do with agility. When I was a teenager I learned to juggle the three ball cascade without any help, I just figured it out. last year I got a night time job that allows me allot of free time. I happen to be at a pet-shop where i saw tennis balls for playing with your...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 9, 2014

    Just Learnt How To!

    i took me bloody months and ive finally cracked it! im mint at it!
    sheshigh sheshigh
    18-21, F
    Feb 17, 2008

    Yup. Me Too :)

    I learnt a long time ago with oranges, much to my bro's displeasure. He still has dirty, sticky marks all over his carpet to this day. I made my niece and nephews giggle today by juggling with a grape, a golf ball and a banana :) 
    OP OP
    41-45, M
    13 Responses Jan 20, 2008

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