The other day, I got an email that touched my heart. It was from a man named Rusty, who told me the story of his draft horse Duke.
The love that he carries … More
The best words to describe horse showing, for me, is anticipation and relief.
You know that moment before you go into your class? They call your name, … More
What’s a show mom?
A show mom is a category of mom that all young riders know and love. Show moms are the ones that come to their daughter’s horse shows, not … More
One of my goals for the year of 2015 was to ride more. Actually, I know goals are supposed to be specific, so I put it like this: "Ride 2-3 times per week, … More
My grammy, Marion Libby Broaddus, was a spectacular woman.
Mainly because she was such a unique person. She was 9th was a generation Mainer, who had a … More
Everyone who knows me knows that I'm a draft person. A person, who above all other horses, loves draft horses. It's true, I am a draft lover.
Know anyone … More
I was a bit of a horror, as far as teenage daughters go.
My mom and I fought, almost daily, for many of my early teenage years. I was a pain, to say the … More
I was 23 when I found out I had cancer.
Melanoma skin cancer, in fact.
The funny part is, I was never a big tanner. I didn't care too much about looking … More
"Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without … More