Let it Go

The last few weeks have been interesting for me, to say the least. I visited my family in Houston to celebrate Christmas for the fifth (FIFTH!!) time in 2016. We rang in the new year with kisses, champagne and ...

Mantras

In general, I live my life under two simple mantras: 1. Progress not perfection and 2. Listen and be kind. I don't always follow my own advice, of course. I'm not perfect, and bad days are just as likely to mak...

Wildest Dreams

First and foremost, let me apologize for going MIA. I've been dealing with a bunch of personal issues—little of which had to do with ponies—so I needed to stay away to keep from being a total downer. 2016 has b...

Forward

I’m not a timid person by nature. I like to make a plan and execute it. I hate the limbo of waiting, or uncertainty. As my husband often says, sometimes I have a habit of just crashing through rather than cauti...

Horse People

I’m sure you’ve all been there before. You start talking about your life, which of course includes horses, and you can see the glaze of detachment shutter over the person to whom you’re speaking. Not everyone g...

Finding My Star

Growing up, I loved to perform and I quickly gained the nickname of “Star Searcher.” As I entered my teen years this was shortened simply to “Star.” During high school I had a dance teacher named Starzyk who I ...

OUT NOW! | Issue No. 11 – Try Something New

  We may still be in the grips of winter, but spring is just around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about green pastures, summer sun, and show season. We're super excited about this is...

No Stirrups November [Survival Guide]

November may be half over, but that doesn't mean it's time to stop thinking about good old no stirrups November. Whether your a long time participant in this, occasionally painful, annual tradition or consideri...