You’re in your car, rolling into a ditch on the side of a highway, you’re terrified and in pain from your injuries. You can see the broken glass, the car you hit on the other side of the road. Continue reading
Beyoncé: An iconic woman who oozes oodles of confidence. Lots of people might say, “Well she’s Beyoncé, of course she has confidence.” So then, how does a plain Jane like you or me obtain confidence? Continue reading
Legend has it that the only way to get a white horse perfectly clean is with your own tears. However, after years of frustration, experimentation, and going through way too many bottles and brands of whitening shampoo, I have finally found a way to get my mostly white Paint horse clean without any crying – although occasionally, tears of anger and disappointment manage to work themselves into the equation anyway. Continue reading
At the risk of sounding arrogant, I get a lot of compliments on my skin. I usually get them when I have a nice layer of BB cream on. It makes my skin look natural and dewy while still covering up any “imperfections.” But that alone does not make my skin look flawless. I’m here to tell you that a good foundation application always starts with a good skin care routine.
A blue day is often a dreary one; rainy with the sun not even an afterthought. It is rather strange for me to think that a horse named Blue could evoke the opposite thoughts and feelings. Continue reading
It was the summer going into my freshmen year of high school. Most other people my age were anxious over all the changes about to happen: new school, new teachers, and new friends. But for me, I was obsessing over the new mare that had recently been brought to the stable I ride at. Continue reading
There are three of them. There are three of them. There are three of them. This was the conversation my parents had when three foster kids were delivered to our house. The whole world seemed to have stopped. Continue reading
“Your face looks weird.”
I had meant to say, “You’re making a weird face,” which, in hindsight, would have caused less of a conflict.
“Shut up, terrorist.” Continue reading
The weather seemed to quickly be changing from a warm September to a breezy, cool October. I looked away from the houses blurring by as we drove to the doctor scheduled for today, and instead looked down at my swollen fingers; they made for a rather unsettling look for a sophomore in high school. Continue reading