Category: Reviews

Lady Long Rider – A Memoir of Faith, Fear & Courage in Traversing 29,000+ Miles Across America On Horseback

Lady Long Rider – A Memoir of Faith, Fear & Courage in Traversing 29,000+ Miles Across America On Horseback

| December 15, 2018 | Reply

If you’re looking for an inspiring read or a gift for an equestrian in your life, let me recommend “Lady Long Rider – Alone Across America on Horseback”, written by Bernice Ende. This memoir was written by accomplished horsewoman & long-rider, Bernice End and in the spirit of full disclosure, I had not heard of […]

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Stall Fresh – Our Pick For Reducing Ammonia Smell & Keeping Stalls Dry

Stall Fresh – Our Pick For Reducing Ammonia Smell & Keeping Stalls Dry

| November 30, 2018 | Reply

Over the years, we have tried plenty of products that were designed to reduce odors and work towards keeping bedding dry.  Some worked moderately well, others not at all. We have been using a product called Stall Fresh for over 5 years and have been incredibly impressed with the results. (Which is why we’ve been […]

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A Year Later – Stall Savers Stall Liners Are Still #1

A Year Later – Stall Savers Stall Liners Are Still #1

| November 7, 2018 | Reply

It’s been a year since we moved into our new barn and in the course of that year, we’ve been looking at the things we love and the things we’d change. One of the things we are still in love with is our Stall Saver Stall liners.    They have held up incredibly well especially with […]

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Effective & Affordable Skin Care Tips for Equestrians

Effective & Affordable Skin Care Tips for Equestrians

| October 3, 2018 | Reply

It goes without saying that whenever you’re out in the elements with your horse, your skin can suffer.   Dirt, sweat and the sun and the weather in general are just some of the culprits our skin has to contend with. I have spent quite some time searching for and researching companies who provide skin care […]

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Inspiring & Empowering

Inspiring & Empowering

| February 14, 2018 | Reply

As part of our Horse Family ‘expansion’ we are investigating new opportunities that will allow us to share education, inspirational and empowering content with you.   One of those opportunities presented itself several months ago when I received a link to apply to be on Maria Shrivers Book Team. I had NO idea what was required […]

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Our Choice For Stall Mats Is…..

Our Choice For Stall Mats Is…..

| January 30, 2018 | 4 Replies

I realize it’s been a bit since I posted about our new barn and I promised an update on our choice for stall mats / liners in our barn. If you’ve ever searched for (or are currently searching for) stall mats / liners, you know how overwhelming it can be.    We found the choices to […]

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Just In Time For Christmas

Just In Time For Christmas

| November 11, 2016 | Reply

I’m not someone who has to have hundreds of products for my horse.   I tend to like simple, practical and affordable products that will benefit my horse and myself. Recently, I was intrigued by the concept of grooming gloves however.   I was used to the traditional and usual array of grooming brushes and in all […]

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“Whisper This….Not To Your Horse, to Yourself” with Smokie Brannaman

“Whisper This….Not To Your Horse, to Yourself” with Smokie Brannaman

| January 8, 2016 | Reply

I am currently in the market for a new horse and have embarked on my journey in search of the perfect equine partner.  I’m looking for ‘horse nirvana’…the perfect partner to help me continue my  horsemanship journey.  It’s not an easy task, and it’s certainly one that requires more patience than I was born with.   […]

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Improving Equine Health & Wellness with AromaBoost

Improving Equine Health & Wellness with AromaBoost

| October 7, 2015 | Reply

The world of equine health is rapidly expanding and the product selection is as diverse as ever.   The list of products available can be overwhelming at times, leaving us to wonder just where exactly we should spend our hard-earned money.   After all, we all want products can deliver on their marketing claims, right? The […]

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Introducing… Rusty Spur Designs

Introducing… Rusty Spur Designs

| February 13, 2015 | Reply

Last week, while visiting the campus of Iowa State University, I had the opportunity to meet with an inspiring and passionate student…and artist.    His name is Michael Peters and he is the founder and creative talent behind Rusty Spur Designs. Michael is not only a student at ISU, he’s an artist and entrepreneur in his […]

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