Barrel Racing, Mental game

Travel Buddies

Nothing is more important than finding the right person to share most of your time with, who will pick you up when you've had a bad day and encourage you to follow your dreams. The person I'm talking about isn't your spouse or your boyfriend, it is your travel buddy. You spend loads of time… Continue reading Travel Buddies


What You Don’t See in the Highlight Reel 

Sometimes we get so caught up in sharing the good moments of our lives, that the daily struggles and uphill battles get ignored. No one has the perfect life, despite what their Instagram account looks like.  The highlight reel shows only what people want you to see, the best, the highs and the success, but… Continue reading What You Don’t See in the Highlight Reel 

Barrel Racing, Rodeo

A letter to my fellow competitors 

Be brave, my sister. Yes, you, the woman who works full time in order to afford to chase her (your!) dreams. The woman who sacrifices a social life to drive 8 hours to season her colts. The woman who rides in the light from her pickup headlights after work. The woman who loves her horses and… Continue reading A letter to my fellow competitors 

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

My Horse is a Unicorn (or, the Power of Positive Speaking)

My horse is a unicorn. No, she doesn't have a giant horn on her forehead, she doesn't fart rainbows and she's not white with a rainbow mane and tail (she's brown, a perfectly beautiful colour for a unicorn, thank you very much). These things do not make her less of a unicorn in my eyes.… Continue reading My Horse is a Unicorn (or, the Power of Positive Speaking)