The contestant recounts her painful week and looks ahead to dancing the Paso Doble this week
The contestant is immersing herself in American culture before performing a Brazilian dance
"When your body is being dragged across a dance floor," the Dancing contestant says, "it can take a layer of skin off"
The Disney star is hoping partner Mark Ballas will choreograph a "traditional" routine
The Disney star is preparing "sausage rolls" as part of her routine with Mark Ballas
PEOPLE's blogger is "thrilled with the results" of working with partner Mark Ballas