I began riding nearly 10 years ago as an adult. It took a lot of courage to get back onto a horse after having not ridden since I was a child. At the time I was easily 40 pounds overweight, unhealthy, and recovering from a severe case of Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome that had lasted for several years previous. The first time I rode my legs … Continue reading Courage
A visit to the historic Keeneland race track for the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (a prep race that leads up to the Kentucky Derby) is a wonderful way to celebrate spring every April. Visitors don’t have to be race fans to enjoy the experience in beautiful Lexington, Kentucky. A National Historic Landmark, Keeneland has beautifully manicured grounds, a sprawling stone clubhouse and grandstand quarried from … Continue reading Historic Keeneland
I was flying on the wings of heaven. My horse galloped across the wide expanse of the field towards home as I perched myself on his back, dark mane flying, the wind in my face, experiencing excitement and freedom as he galloped towards home. This was bliss. I was in love. I was hooked. My passion for horses began early. I recall being four years … Continue reading Horsing Around
I created this blog quite some time ago and wasn’t quite sure what direction I wanted to take it. I have decided that I am using this blog for my PASSION in life which is a Fit Life – fitness, nutrition, health, healing, personal development, spirituality, growth, and well being. I love helping people by providing them with information and tools, motivating them, holding them accountable, and … Continue reading I’m Back!