My girl lost her best friend today. I’ve been through the loss of a lot of horses in my lifetime but this one was tough. When it’s your kid you just wish you could take it for them. I believe God has a special place for them all. Thank you for taking care of Paisley […]

August 6, 2022


The girls went to horse camp two weeks ago and had so much fun! I would have loved this as a kid. Our good family friend put this on at their place and the girls had a blast. Some fun things they did + learned:•pitching a tent•building a campfire•dutch oven cooking•saddling/grooming/roping They had a moonlight […]

June 27, 2022

Horse Camp

Another post for my AOH photography class. I wanted to use my blog to document some small portions of my journal as well as my photos. Today’s topic was “Welcoming Beauty as a Daily Practice.” One thing this course has taught me is that I don’t expect beauty in my everyday when in actuality, it’s […]

October 20, 2021

Welcoming Beauty

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! When it feels like 106 outside, there’s not much else you can do but play in the water and hose off horses. All five of our boys got trimmed and new shoes as well as a much needed bath on Saturday. I shared on Instagram about a […]

August 2, 2021

Wild Gold + Weekend Things

I gave Paisley a buckle I won on “the horse” that I loved with my whole heart and still miss to this day. He changed my life and I’ll never have another like Pete. We were born 10 days apart and I lost him when I was 16. If anyone is into horse genealogy/pedigrees, he […]

July 22, 2021

First Belts + Passing Down Heirlooms

The girls wrapped up horse camp today and had so much fun! Here are a few pictures that I borrowed from someone else. I love that they get to experience these things. They were able to do wagon rides and drive the mules! They did crafts, went on trail rides, learned about horse anatomy, tack, […]

June 23, 2021

Horse Camp

We spent the weekend helping my parents fix up the old barn at the cattle lots on the ranch. This beauty is old but I love the character and the stories it could tell. The horse stalls at the other barn just aren’t functional and quite a ways from where the arena will be. This […]

June 1, 2021

The Barn Project

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