King Henry VIII and His Horses

We’re doing something a little bit different here today. I bet no one was expecting this topic to come up. I wouldn’t have expected it either until I happened upon a video that peaked my interest. On the Weird History YouTube channel, there’s a video “Things You Didn’t Know about King Henry VII.” Short of […]

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Weekly Brief – March 13, 2020

This isn’t a current events blog, so I don’t usually bring up current events. But with everything going on, I decided I will bring it up.  COVID-19 It’s scary out there. A virus which we still don’t know much about is spreading like wildfire, and we can’t contain it.  This feels like a zombie outbreak […]

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The First Spring Project

Technically, the first day of spring is March 19th. But it’s been so warm here, I think we can call it – it has definitely arrived. The first color of spring is always yellow – the daffodils and forsythia.  My first reaction to the warmth is how happy I am to get outside again. My […]

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Visiting Ollie

I would happily spend every weekend taking pictures of horses and their people. So happy I got to do it two weekends in a row! Let’s see if I can keep this trend going… For these photos, I went to visit D’Arcy and her horse Ollie. Longtime readers will remember that D’Arcy used to keep […]

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Weekly Brief – March 6, 2020

The Dressage Chronicles My Rock Collection I’m always picking up new hobbies. I like to give everything a try, and sometimes only the one try. But I’ve found something new that I can stick with. I only started a few weeks ago but I’m pretty into it now. I walk through my pasture, looking for […]

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Hunt Box Home Decorating

I love the style of estates, chateaus, and all manner of big, old, classic houses. I love walking through them, and exploring all their creative features. One of my favorite memories is exploring old castles in Germany. It would a dream to buy an abandoned chateau in France and then renovate it. Maybe my mom […]

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