Monthly Archives: November 2011

Re-Post: A look at Pilates to improve your riding

This is a re-post from a few months ago. Some of you may have caught the original post, while a lot of you newer fans may have missed it. A while back I suggested adding pilates to your workout routine … Continue reading

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A tack store for the big horses!!!

To all of you with Drafts, Draft crosses, Warmbloods and other BIG horses… It’s hard enough as a plus size equestrian to find apparel, saddles, and accessories to fit yourself…but if you are a Big Girl Cowgirl who rides a … Continue reading

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Colorful Cowgirl contest winner

Congratulations to Stephanie and her Haflinger mare, Faith! These two Colorful Cowgirls are the winners of our contest and will recieve the extension of their choice! xoxo ~Lizzy

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Colorful Cowgirl Contest!!!!!!

Okay Cowgirls… Are you a Colorful Cowgirl? Does your horses glowing personality need an extra pop of color? Maybe you are a Big Girl Show Girl and Colorful Cowgirl Mane and Tail Extensions would make you stand out in the show … Continue reading

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Fan Spotlight: Laura and Gulliver

Meet Laura and Gulliver. As you all know, I usually write up a little article about each horse and rider based on the information that is submitted to me. Well….Laura’s email made me laugh, smile, and it really captured the … Continue reading

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Colorful Cowgirl Mane and Tail Extensions

Colorful Cowgirl Man and Tail Extensions are now available for sale at EighteenHands! Some of you may be wondering “Why do I need these?” Colorful Cowgirl Mane and Tail Extensions are a fun way to add a splash of color to … Continue reading

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Fan Spotlight: Marissa and Gwen

Meet Marissa (up) and Gwen the draft mare.  Marissa adopted her from a horse rescue in Ohio.  When Gwen was taken in by the rescue she was suffering from severe neglect and was little more than skin and bones.  Through love and determination the … Continue reading

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Mountaintrailhorse.com Auction

MountainTrailHorse.com is closing (so sad) and they have a lot of wonderful riding and driving horses up for auction. I looked through their auction page, and as it turns out, a lot of their trail horses are the perfect size for … Continue reading

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What do you do when your boots don’t fit?

Stretch them!!! One of the biggest complaints from my fans is that you girls juuuuust can’t seem to find cowboy boots that are wide enough to fit your curvy calves and wide feet. I have the same problem and I … Continue reading

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The Australian Stock Saddle Co.

Are you an avid Australian saddle user or do look at the kind of odd english/western hybrid things and say “What the heck is that??” I used to be the latter…until I sat in one. I sat in an Australian … Continue reading

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