When it comes to blanketing my horses, I’ve been known to go a bit overboard. I’m someone who likes to be prepared for anything … which somehow translates into me stocking my tack room with...» Read More!
Everything starts to slow down this time of the year. The days are cooler and the darkness settles over the land earlier each evening. The chill in the air makes it harder to get up...» Read More!
Most days after I arrive home from work, I’ve found myself riding. When you have a horse in training, it’s really important to keep a consistent schedule. And for me, it’s been a great feeling...» Read More!
I’m so happy that the world has come to life again with the arrival of spring. However, Mother Nature is a bit of a trickster. While the days are warm enough to don a t...» Read More!
It’s finally arrived: one of my very favorite days of the entire year. Sure, holidays are wonderful for spending extra time with family and friends. And I’m definitely a “birthday person”, so I those are...» Read More!
You know that it’s getting pretty chilly outside when you walk out the door to head down to the barn and you see your breath floating in the air. It hovers for several seconds, and...» Read More!
When the temperatures turn chilly, I have a very simple approach to putting an outfit together. My motto is pretty much stick with layers, layers and more layers. As someone who is pretty much cold...» Read More!
While the Summer season is slowly winding down, the days are still warm. Spending time in the saddle still means outfitting yourself to combat the warm temperatures in order to stay cool. One of the...» Read More!
Let’s talk equine first aid kits! My first aid kit for the barn is stocked with products to treat the typical injuries or accidents around the barn and pasture. Thankfully, the most common types of injuries...» Read More!
When you tend to be slightly clumsy like me, it is always a good idea to have keep some first aid supplies on hand. It’s not like I’m accident prone or anything … just a...» Read More!
I used to get so excited when my mom would take my sister and I out shopping for clothes when we were kids. Back to school shopping was really the biggest time of the year...» Read More!
Happy It-Finally-Is-Starting-To-Feel-Like-Spring Monday! It’s been so nice outside here in Pennsylvania during recent days with temperatures in the 50s and 60s, all I really need to go outside is a light jacket. And some days, I might even...» Read More!
It’s that time of the year when winter is still trying to hang around for just a little bit longer. The cold temperatures, snow, ice and all around yucky weather are much easier to bear when I know that spring is...» Read More!
I came across the above photo while scrolling through my Facebook news feed the other day. Meet Rufus, a Pharaoh Hound who “smiles on command (and when he’s happy), enjoys having spaz outs and as you...» Read More!
Every day can (and should) be a new and exciting adventure. It’s all in the perspective though – because of course there are the seemingly mundane tasks and chores that must be accomplished on a...» Read More!
It may be Monday again, but that just means that it’s time for another Fab Freebie here at EN! This week, one lucky reader will find themselves mucking in style after they snag themselves a new Wave...» Read More!
I don’t think that I could ever possibly have too many pairs of jeans. You could say that they are the foundation that much of my wardrobe is built upon. Because I like keeping things comfortable, I just gravitate towards...» Read More!
I’m in a bit of a fall wardrobe funk at the moment – the time for shorts and tank shirts is pretty much gone for the year, and I’m ready to welcome the season for...» Read More!
To anyone visiting the Texas Rose Horse Park during the 2014 Nutrena USEA American Eventing Championships, do not — I repeat, DO NOT — miss the trade fair in the large indoor arena. From big-name EN sponsors to independent...» Read More!
This has been a little bit of an odd summer season here in the state of Pennsylvania. As a whole, we’ve had a pretty mild season so far—which is totally fine with me, by the...» Read More!
The start of a new season is always an exciting time; with Spring especially, everything is starting to come back to life again. Flowers start coming up. Trees are starting to get their leaves back. Birds...» Read More!