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The Best Time is Now

I didn’t see the email until later that day, but my friend came to the back door around 9:30 am. It was Friday and I was tired from a long work week. I had decided to stay home from work that day. Owning your own business has some advantages,…

All is Well

I walked into my office today, of course coffee in tow, as the snow fell all around. Earlier in the morning I had checked on the horses that all had a white blanket of snow stretching across their backs.

Nice and warm they are, their nice thick coats are keeping…

Family, Friends & Horses….is all you need

The greatest part of life is having family, friends and horses.  I am utterly involved with my family and love them beyond measure.  I have been blessed to be quite close with some of my horse friends.  And have had relationships with many horses. This gift of family, friends…

Valentines Day

The snow and cold of February has not been cooperative for riding lately.  But the horses are quite content and even the girls in the Poultry Palace have seemed to be happy, too.  Five eggs today and with a good bit of snow on the ground and daylight trying hard…

Equestrian Children – Our (Horses) Future

Back in the day – when I was in 4th grade – I had what I thought was one of the best opportunities of my life!  My favorite teacher, Mrs. Fleck, announced that we were all going to participate in ‘Show and Tell’.  My racing mind had only to…

A True Friend… One Exceptional Horse

You know, that someone who seems to understand how you feel~that after you have been with them for a while, you know you feel so much better by the time you have to leave them.  (Until the next time you see them 🙂 ….

As horse people, we are fortunate if we…

10 Rules for Sweet Treats

Our horses love apples and carrots, of course, but sometimes we like to offer them the tasty store bought treats as well. These are often coated with molasses or other taste-bud tempters. Mmmm…

But as much as our horses love these special snacks, we know that equine digestion is a…