Paul & Lydia

I found Paul & Lydia on Instagram, where I find all the latest and greatest in equestrian fashion, and have since become a huge fan of their brand! “Based out of Zionsville, Indiana, Paul & Lydia handbag designer and proprietor, Heather Blackwell-Batchelor, believes her bags tell a rich story. Pairing her love of art and[…]

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Villa Topiary’s Home Décor

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll notice that I post about Villa Topiary a lot, but I can’t help it! They are the coolest shoppe out there! According to their Etsy page, “Villa Topiary creates unique, handmade preserved moss, faux boxwood and faux floral topiaries you will not see anywhere else. [They are] now[…]

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Thierry Horse & Home + Décor

Last year, I discovered Thierry Horse & Home and wrote about them here on my blog. A lovely company located in British Columbia, Canada, Thierry was founded in 2015. Their first products to hit the shelves were horse bits, and they have continued to educate the equestrian public on the differences between high-quality and poorly-made[…]

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The Maryland Horse: An Artist’s View

An Art Show, “The Maryland Horse: An Artist’s View,” will feature the original work by equestrian artist, Sam Robinson. Sam is a Maryland native and currently lives in the Greenspring Valley of Baltimore County where he has a home and studio on a small part of Burnside Farm. “I am near some of Maryland’s great[…]

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Happy Kentucky Derby Weekend!

It’s one of the best weekends of the year – it’s Kentucky Derby weekend! It is pouring here, as it has been all week, but I think things have cleared up nicely in Louisville. Unfortunately, due to a bathroom renovation from hell, I had to cancel my Derby Party. I’m so bummed about it because[…]

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Verb(ing) – XIII

Reading Right now I’m reading George Morris’ autobiography, Unrelenting. I’m only a few chapters in, but already I’m enjoying it – it’s classic George!   Writing I’m SO happy to have finally published my first novel, Where the Bluegrass Grows! What’s interesting is that I started working on its kind-of sequel a year ago, during[…]

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Book Reviews: Eventing Series

I recently finished Pride by Natalie Keller Reinert, Book 2 in her Eventing Series. As I sat down to write this review, I realized that I never wrote my review on Book 1, Ambition. So, you are about to get two for the price of one! Ambition was published in 2014, and it’s here that[…]

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