This week’s episode of Sully Saturday: my trainer learns that pregnant Emily is a bit nutty! Haha the situation was really not that bad, but I do get daily updates in journal form on how he’s progressing, and happened to mention something about “I’m not sure what his right stifle thinks it’s doing” at the … More Sully Saturday: letting go of the reins
When we first meet, I will be overwhelmed with an enormous love. For everything you are, will be, and already have been. I will want nothing more but to absorb every second you breathe, watch you sleep, and coo over every milestone. But my little one, my world will not revolve around you. But never … More My world won’t revolve around you: a letter to my future son.
As a PR major back in college, branding was a huge topic of study in my upper level classes, and one I enjoyed. We studied and practiced not only branding a company or organization, but ourselves – a valuable tool to use for anyone going out into the workforce wanting a job. So when I … More Personal brands in horse land.
With Sully away at training for the next several months (at least), I decided as he is currently my only horse-size horse (sorry, Winnie mini) he deserves his very own series. This gives me a chance to provide updates on his training as well as keep my own mental tabs on him and our future … More Sully Saturday: work it out.
I came across this article on Eventing Connect on the horse person’s budget and was laughing and vigorously nodding through the entire thing. Anyone else? The readers digest version of the article: we horse people aren’t typically more wealthy than the average joe. We are pretty much poor as dirt, eat Ramen, and drive junkers. … More How horse addicts fund their habit.
I have been so hyperfocused on the horses and my own heavy stuff, I haven’t given myself the chance to post an update on our next steps for the farm! Unfortunately for W, massive downtime leads to massive amout of time to dream up more things to add to his honeydo list. Just what a … More New year, new farm projects: Barn Interior
We all have heard the stereotype: All horse people are crazy people. From experience, I would be surprised if anyone who has been involved in the horse industry could say anything to refute the complete accuracy of this stereotype. I am sure a lot of competetive industries breed a culture of wackos, but the equine … More Mental illness and the equestrian.