Barrel Racing, Outside the arena

a Tenth of a Second

A friend of mine recently had an experience on the rodeo trail. A motorcyclist wrecked right in front of her as she was driving in city traffic with her rig. Talk about an eye opener. Everyone is okay, but my friend had a pretty clear message; there are so many more important things in life… Continue reading a Tenth of a Second

Outside the arena

How to Love a Barrel Racer

I know, I'm too late for a Valentine's Day post, but I will say the holiday has me thinking about love. What is love, what does it look like? There is no denying that we barrel racers are a special breed; we tend to be an independent bunch with very specific priorities and goals. We… Continue reading How to Love a Barrel Racer

Mental game, Outside the arena

One Month Later- Goal Assessment

One part of my goal setting routine is to evaluate my goals often, or at the very least, evaluate them monthly. As February approaches, I figured it was high time to look back at January's goals and start planning for the month ahead. My goal for January was “to get in tune with Jellybean and… Continue reading One Month Later- Goal Assessment

Barrel Racing, Mental game, Outside the arena

Looking Forward

As New Years approaches my thoughts turn to setting goals. I was going to write an inspirational post about setting your goals (cough, cough- New Years resolutions), but that has been done before. Instead, I decided to share my planner, which includes my 2017 goal sheet and my 2016 goals in addition to other inspirational… Continue reading Looking Forward