• tips on riding a blind horse
    getting back in the saddle again

    Meet Easy the Blind Horse

    (As I am rolling my eyes thinking REALLY… I am sure I  said it too.) Now let’s be clear I have nothing against blind horses or ponies. I admire them for their strength in this modern world where they can so easily be tossed aside. (Some of my girls are getting old and I will love them none the less if something were to ever happen to them.) No I am not going to barrel race her. Just merely borrowed her for the day for a little saddle time. Easy is a 20+ year old Blind POA (Pony of America aka An Appaloosa pony). Technically I’d say she was borderline…

  • barrel racing gifts
    barrelracing,  Uncategorized

    Ultimate Barrel Racing Gift Guide

    Coming soon the  Gift Guide for Barrel Racers. Until then here is a great little sneak peak! Great gift ideas for those who love barrel racing! CanChasers can be a peculiar bunch to buy for ! Enjoy easy shopping let CanChasin.Com look for those precious presents that will keep them smiling all year long. Looking for something unique? Come back soon. Drop me an email and we will see what we can find :)! I love this little sign available in different sizes! Everyone could use a little yard decor. Think safety with Troxel and Fallon Taylor stylish helmets! Barrel Racers love practicing with these Flex Barrels! I dream of…

  • Challenges,  crafts,  DIY,  Indiana Quarter Horse Racing,  Projects

    Super Easy DIY Mesh Wreath

    Barn Door Decor! Does not get much easier than this… I have seen these cuties all over the internet DIY Easy Tulle/Mesh Wreaths. If you can’t beat em join em. I have not been in the crafty spirit for quite some time. I decided it was time. Supply List Includes Tulle Don’t have tulle? Use old T-shirts etc   Floral Wire Actually any wire or string that your comfortable using. Wreath Base Use what you have tip: Do not have a wreath base? Use that old laundry basket.   Instructions Since, we are busy people. Theses instructions are super easy! Are you ready Cut mesh into foot or so sections…

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  • Adventures,  barrelracing,  Blogging,  Uncategorized

    A letter to the dreamer…

    Dear Dreamer, Live your wildest dreams set a goal no matter how big or how small. Barrel Racing may not be your thing. It’s ok! However, maybe it is. You don’t have to be the badest of the bad. And “have it all” to have a good time. It is ok to go have fun! Don’t get intimidated by others. It takes all kinds to promote a sport. The beginners intermediate advanced. You know everything from the weekend warriors to the pro’s. I recently went to a speed show to merely have fun! Yes, there are always the debbiedowners. Look past them ( you know your entry fee “donations” go…

  • Easy Cheap DIY Small Dog Costume
    crafts,  DIY

    DIY Easy Dog Costume

    DIY Easy Dog Costume “Tin Man” and Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz Cute Simple Easy DIY Recycled Small Dog Costume “Tin Man” from the Wizard of Oz Supplies Needed Silver Spray Paint Styrofoam Cups (to cover the legs) A Large Styrofoam cup for the body (Gas Station Fountain Drink) String Water bottle, “funnel”, two liter etc… Directions Step One: Cut off water bottle at desired height for “funnel hat”. Step 2: Then poke holes in your hat to tie on string Step 3: Not done yet need to poke holes in Styrofoam cups for string Step 4: poke out the bottom of the large Styrofoam cup and cut open…

  • NFR OUTFITS FOR VEGAS
    Adventures,  Around the Barn,  barrelracing,  Las Vegas,  NFR,  Vacation Blog

    What to wear to the NFR

    This post contains an affiliate link NFR OUTFITS FOR VEGAS Going to Las Vegas for the National Finals Rodeo? What to wear to the NFR? or PBR Finals in Las Vegas. Start putting together that jaw dropping outfit now! Our first trip to the National Finals Rodeo was an amazing experience. Check out my post on tips for the NFR. My best advice, Go comfortable! Yet chick 🙂 Save your money for gambling and drinks! Looking for great deals on Miss Me and Rock Revival jeans, Corral or Old Gringo Boots, Double D Ranchwear? Mercari and Poshmark are my go to places for unique outfits, stylish yet comfortable clothing for…

  • Blogging,  How to Build your Own Equestrian Blog,  My Path to Blogging

    Blog Post Title Tips for your Equine Blog

    Having difficulty coming up with Blog Post Titles for your Equine blog? Searching for key words in blog post titles and subtitles is a useful tool for building your equine related blog.. A couple useful websites for researching your title are https://keywordtool.io I just rushed over to this site and wallah typed in Barrel Racing and had hundreds of options pop up. I also searched trail riding and was happy with instant results. Search for key words… Searching for key words to titles not only helps provide the most popular searches in your niche. It also provides ideas listing various popular topics when you have writers block. Google Adwords now…

  • Adventures,  barrelracing,  camping,  Trail Riding

    20 Equine Trail Riding Apps

    Time to Hit the Trails! Not that there is ever a bad time. What is your favorite  App or GPS device? With summer quickly fading, and fall approaching quickly. Get out and enjoy the scenery. Camping and trail riding has finally made it to the top of the list for things to do! Fun on the Run! Let Fall begin! Not that I wouldn’t mind a few more summer days.  It is time to load and GO! Oh my goodness it seems like it has been forever since I have taken the time to appreciate some of the finer things in life! I need to go for a nice peaceful…

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    Barrel Racer Gifts

    Barrel Racer Gifts Looking for those special Barrel Racer Gifts? Check out Etsy and Ebay! They have some adorable gifts for the equine enthusiast. Check these rustic beauties out. Etsy has just about everything you could imagine. From home decor, crafts, jewels for you and your horse. Home Decor Barrel Racer Bedding from the EloquentEquestrain Etsy Shop Inspirational Pillowcases from SweetTeaDesignsSouth. Barrel Racer Bling from PetronellaGDesign. More Bling from WhippoorwillValley Gifts for the Baby Barrel Racer   Or how about a customized Blanket for the future barrel racer from CelesteComm? For the horse 127.99 Prices may vary   80.00 Barrel Racer Diy Craft Ideas   7.99 Since, I just purchased…

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