Wait, It’s What We Do At A Horse Show!

Waiting on Everything, But Hurry by Nicole Jaswal It’s a perfect sunny day.  You know the days……..horse shows week after week.  You prepare as always.  Ride every day, meticiuously, pack your show clothes a...

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...