Monthly Archives: August 2011

Recipe Alert! – Carrot and Three Chile Salsa

I’d like to thanks Kerrits Equestrian Apparel for this recipe, it sounds DELISH and I’m making it tonight for dinner! Carrot and Spicy Three Chile SalsaIngredients: 3 large carrots, well scrubbed 1 me…d white onion, diced 1 fresh poblano chile, … Continue reading

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Sale Alert!- Dover Saddlery Coupon Sale

Attention, Ladies! Dover Saddlery is having a huge “coupon sale” with items up to 60% off! I checked out all of their sale items and skimmed for anything they might have in PLUS SIZES. Here’s what I came up with: Ladies … Continue reading

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What do I wear?

OK, so you’ve seen my resources page, you’ve been to the websites I’ve recommended, and you’ve seen what’s out there for plus size riding apparel. Now your probably wondering, “well what do you wear?” That’s an excellent question! First I’d … Continue reading

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Meet the Boys- Kaiser

Monty Kaiser is Karen’s 20+ year old Tennessee Walking Horse. Kaiser is the Senior member at the farm. He has metabolic syndrome, arthritis, and has severely foundered in the past. Because of his medical conditions, Kaiser is no longer suitable for riding.  Although his career as a … Continue reading

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Meet the Boys-Capone

  Capone CRF, or Oni Roni as he is affectionately called here at the farm  is Lauren’s 3 year old 16.3hh registered German Warmblood gelding. He is the newest member of our family, and came to us just this June. … Continue reading

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Meet the Boys-Jay

FCF Zipwrap, or Jay as we call him here on the farm is Diane and Lauren’s registered 16 year old 16.0hh Quarter Horse gelding. Jay is big, handsome, and a beautiful mover. He goes both english and western, but he … Continue reading

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Meet the Boys-Tre

  Jamil el Bashir Trepidation, or Tre for short is our 15.2hh 18 year old Registered Egyptian Arab gelding. He is dependable and beautiful and he is the horse who taught me how to ride. Tre is a “been there done … Continue reading

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EighteenHands on YOU TUBE!!

EighteenHands can now be found on You Tube! Join the Cowgirl Club on all of our horsey adventures by subscribing to the EighteenHands channel. At EighteenHands on You Tube you will find videos of my lessons, workouts, trail rides, and a … Continue reading

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New at EighteenHands!

EighteenHands is the place for all your plus size riding needs, right? abso-bucking-lutely right!!! Check out our newly added SALES page for available horses who are perfect for larger riders! Also stay tuned for other upcoming bucking-fabulous SALES pages, including … Continue reading

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Come On Irene!

With Hurricane Irene threatening the East Coast, we need to make sure to do everything we can in order to ensure the safety of our barns and beloved horses. So what do you do when a hurricane hits? I did a little research … Continue reading

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