Monthly Archives: October 2011

Let’s get involved!

Okay faithful readers, it’s time for us ban together and get involved in a good cause… Winter is coming and as we all know a little too well, times get tougher for us horse owners. The cold months are a … Continue reading

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Fan Spotlight: Raisin and Elana

Hello EighteenHands! My name is Raisin. I am a 5 year old 15.2 hh Tennessee Walker X Quarter Horse. My mom is a 23 year old human and her name is Elana. Mom saved me from a horse auction and for that I … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Tall Boots…

Today on Facebook, I posted a question asking where you all get your boots from. As plus size riders, most of us seem to have “curvaceous calves” to match our fabulous full figures, and I wanted to know what types … Continue reading

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1824 Sale!

You’ve all heard me talk about 1824 by Equestrian Collections… If you haven’t checked them out, NOW is the time! 1824 is having a great end-of-season sale and there is a lot of awesome product available in plus size at … Continue reading

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Breed Highlight: The Sugarbush Draft Horse

Today I stumbled upon a horse breed that I had never hear of before today. I was drawn to the images of this breed because they possess everything that I am attracted to in a horse. They are large and sturdy, … Continue reading

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Rod’s Western

I post a lot about English tack, apparel, and accessories, I know…but Western riders, fear not! I haven’t forgotten about you! Check out Rods ‘s Western Palace for all of your Western needs.  From apparel like boots, jeans, tops, and hats, … Continue reading

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Irideon Riding Wear

If you don’t have Irideon Riding Wear on your list of go-to brands of plus-size riding apparel, you simply must check them out! Irideon has high quality breeches, tights, and tops up to size 3X for your plus size riding enjoyment! … Continue reading

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Add Some COLOR to Your Ride!

I like to live my life in vibrant color. I am loud, bold, bright, and anything but conventional. I like to have fun and stand out in life and the same is true when I’m in the saddle. I like to ride … Continue reading

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Recipe Alert!- Apple Bread Pudding with Carmel Sauce

Apple season is in full swing, and what better way to take advantage of these delicious spheres of appley goodness than to try a new apple recipe? Move over apple pie, because apple bread pudding is coming to town! Now … Continue reading

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Product Review- Tuff Rider Saddle Pads

I don’t know about you, but I always find saddle pads an inch or two, too short for my 19″ saddle. Finding a pad long enough was a struggle until I discovered the TuffRider Pad. These pads are almost 2 … Continue reading

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