Verb(ing) – XIV

Reading As always, I’m reading a couple things at once. I’m enjoying some summer chick lit, Distant Shores by Kristin Hannah. This is the first of her books that I’ve read, and I’m really liking it! After this, I’m going to start the mega-hit, The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins. I see that[…]

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Amazing American Pharoah

I was at a wedding on Saturday when American Pharoah ran in the Travers Stakes, but I was able to follow commentary on social media. Once I learned that he had come in second, I was pretty upset for my hero. Later I read that his owner said his gut instinct was to retire AP[…]

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American Pharoah

Friends – HE DID IT!!!! I’m still on cloud 9. You would think that American Pharoah was my horse the way I’ve been walking around with a permanent smile on my face. I have waited my whole life to see a Triple Crown, and AP certainly did not disappoint. It’s hard to put into words[…]

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Happy Birthday Secretariat

Happy Birthday to the greatest racehorse in history, Secretariat! You’ve probably seen the below picture before as I posted it when I wrote about our tour of Claiborne Farm. Also, if you want to read about Secretariat’s life in detail, I highly recommend William Nack’s book, (read my review here). What a special, amazing horse.[…]

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