“…The World Should Go On”

It’s been 10 days since my last blog post. Things in this country have gone from bad to worse. While there is not an end in sight for the United States at this point, other countries in the world are seeing the curve of death and illness start downward. This is hopeful for United StatesContinue reading ““…The World Should Go On””

2020 Pandemic COVID-19 HOPE and What We Took for Granted

Well, today is Friday, March 27, 2020. I am actually not sure how long this has been going on, but it is feeling more serious and I am more stressed and anxious as the days pass. I am trying not to let fear rule my actions, but I gotta tell you, sometimes I struggle. IContinue reading “2020 Pandemic COVID-19 HOPE and What We Took for Granted”

It's 2020 with the Pandemic Corona Virus

A worldwide pandemic has changed life as we know it. I live in the Midwest, in the state of Illinois, and we were recently one of the first few states to issue a “stay at home” order. There is much information out there now and I don’t want to be a source of pandemic information.Continue reading “It's 2020 with the Pandemic Corona Virus”

Brighten Up People

Brighten up people Blaze Orange, Florescent Green, Cardinal Red, Bright Yellow What do all the colors in the title have in common? I wish you would wear them. More specifically, I wish you would wear them while walking, running, walking your dog, riding your bicycle, riding your horse outdoors on the roadside. How many timesContinue reading “Brighten Up People”

Horses, Hives, and Google

So, this summer, my horses had hives. Again. My 20 year old Haflinger mare has insect bite sensitivity and probably allergies to unknown pollens since she reacts often in summer and early fall. She gets hives and is on Hydroxyzine and some skin spray during reactive times. My 18-year-old TWH mare has had hives aContinue reading “Horses, Hives, and Google”

Nailed It

Nailed it! Let me introduce my Golden boy Leo. Leo is a five-year-old Golden Retriever. He is a beauty with golden-brown eyes and a creamy coat. He loves to be scratched and petted as most dogs do. Ah, handsome Leo. But if you meet him, you will understand why we call him the problem child,Continue reading “Nailed It”

Not Just Horsing Around

Welcome to my blog Not Just Horsing Around. Started years ago, most posts were never published. Fast forward, and here we are. I went through several variations of a blog name, trying to be cute, catchy and clever since I do hope to monetize the blog (doesn’t everyone?) I consider myself a Jack of allContinue reading “Not Just Horsing Around”