Last Sunday, my husband asked me what I wanted for the holidays this year. I did my best to look thoughtful and not blurt out the most expensive item on my wish list right away....» Read More!
Although my last blog focused on the reality of winter and the cold, this time we’re going to focus on something brighter and happier; winter holidays! The holidays take (some of) the bitterness out of the...» Read More!
For a time, I taught riding lessons at a barn that was very much oriented towards beginners. While I was there, I made a lot of friends. Most of the riders who were there when I was...» Read More!
Considering we are currently in the crux of the Holiday season, materialism, consumerism, and instant gratification come to mind. The thought of receiving and purchasing an unlimited amount of gifts, only to forget about, lose,...» Read More!
Happy Holidays, EN! It’s that time of year where favorite songs resurface to help make spirits bright. Hopefully these tunes will fill you with the holiday spirit! Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Christmas Eve/Sarajevo There are many...» Read More!
I’m not much of a Martha Stewart or June Cleaver, but I’ll admit that I look forward to baking at the holidays. I rather enjoy having a convenient excuse to eat cookie-dough and make the...» Read More!
As I stood fully garbed in my Carhartt winter suit this morning, while mucking my stalls, I got to thinking about the holidays and what Christmas really means to me. When you’re a small child,...» Read More!
The holidays are here in full force and it can get overwhelming. Even the most enthusiastic among us can get a little frazzled and find themselves in need of a little tongue-in-cheek humor. If you’re...» Read More!
Colleen Rutledge is slowly but surely recovering from hip surgery following a fall at Morven Park this fall. Recently she updated her blog with a new version of “The Twelve Days of Christmas” that was thought up...» Read More!
There are some truly special songs that surface this time of year. Some of them are funny, some of them are weird and others are just plain horrible. Much like those As Seen On TV...» Read More!
Ah, the holiday season. I’m a known procrastinator, so I will be honest with you and tell you that I have barely begun shopping for the people on my list this year. Yes, I am...» Read More!
‘Tis the season to have absolutely no idea what to get any of your friends or family, for the umpteenth year in a row. Every once in a while you find the perfect present, but...» Read More!
Ah, the holidays. Colder weather, over-eating, baking, clipping horses, gift-giving and gift-buying, and of course, gift anxiety. ‘Tis the season to have absolutely no idea what to get any of your friends or family, for...» Read More!