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Ride Report: The Benefit of Not Having a Goal

Winter weather and the transition of moving added up to a winter of very little riding, but there was a benefit in not having a goal.  I feel like the ongoing theme of my riding in 2016 was the lack of goal. Breaking my finger, coming down with pneumonia, work, moving and more. I reminded […]

Hello 2017

At a time of year traditionally associated with looking forward and life changes, I’m choosing to simply focus on the things that matter most.  I have mixed feelings about January. On the one hand, brand new planners and calendars make my school supply loving heart happy. All the seasonal decor comes down leaving my home […]

Embracing the opportunity to shift priorities

Even when change is a struggle and not by choice, it might be just what we need to embrace the opportunity to shift priorities.  I haven’t been shy about the fact that I wasn’t thrilled about this move from Texas to Kentucky. At the same time, “I recognized that recently my priorities and my daily life weren’t meshing […]

Dear New Pony Mom

In next 10 weeks or so, countless letters to Santa will be carefully written with PONY listed at the top. If my own childhood is any indication, the majority of those children won’t find a new pony under their tree. But their pleas just may have swayed their parents enough to agree to start the […]

Balancing Home & Barn

Maintaining your riding in the midst of the busy every day is always a challenge. But I've found some tips and tools that work for me and I'm sharing them with you! Learn More

Fit2Ride

I'm working to lose weight, build strength and improve my strength and flexibility. I share my recipes, my workouts and my struggles. We also have a Facebook group just for riders looking to get more fit. Want to join me?
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Around My Table

Creating and sharing a meal with family & friends is as nourishing to the soul as good food is to the body. Come gather around my table.
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  • Winter weather and the transition of moving added up to a winter of very little riding, but there was a benefit in not having a goal.  I feel like the ongoing theme of my riding in 2016 was the lack of goal. Breaking my finger, coming down with pneumonia, work, moving and more. I reminded… [Continue Reading]

    Ride Report: The Benefit of Not Having a Goal
  • At a time of year traditionally associated with looking forward and life changes, I’m choosing to simply focus on the things that matter most.  I have mixed feelings about January. On the one hand, brand new planners and calendars make my school supply loving heart happy. All the seasonal decor comes down leaving my home… [Continue Reading]

    Hello 2017
  • Even when change is a struggle and not by choice, it might be just what we need to embrace the opportunity to shift priorities.  I haven’t been shy about the fact that I wasn’t thrilled about this move from Texas to Kentucky. At the same time, “I recognized that recently my priorities and my daily life weren’t meshing… [Continue Reading]

    Embracing the opportunity to shift priorities
  • In next 10 weeks or so, countless letters to Santa will be carefully written with PONY listed at the top. If my own childhood is any indication, the majority of those children won’t find a new pony under their tree. But their pleas just may have swayed their parents enough to agree to start the… [Continue Reading]

    Dear New Pony Mom
  • There’s a point in every PCS where I have to simply take a moment, in the quiet of an empty house, and acknowledge all the things we’re losing.  In my 10+ years as a military spouse, I’ve never minded the process of exploring and learning a new home. I’ve always found it to be a tremendous… [Continue Reading]

    PCS Tales: The Quiet Of An Empty House