Synopsis by Mark Deming
Olympic gymnastics champion Mary Lou Retton is your host for this episode of the children's television series Mary Lou's Flip Flop Shop, which aims to encourage better health for kids of both the body and the mind for kids. In Mary Lou's Flip Flop Shop: Sharing Our Feelings, Mary Lou's friend Mr. Bump arrives with an armload of boxes for the children, and when each child opens a box, they find themselves expressing a different emotion. We soon learn that the boxes represent feelings, and that it's important to understand our own feelings, as well as those of others; we also learning the importance of being able to share our feelings with our close friends.
acrobatics, dance [art], emotion, exercise, fun, gymnastics, music, self-confidence