Is that groundhog driving a car?

Happy Groundhog Day! Bill Murray and Friend from the movie “Groundhog Day” A.K.A, Imbolc. Or St. Brigid’s Day. Or Super Bowl weekend. Which could be Clydesdale-less, except for this. It all depends upon where you live. Whatever the case, this midwinter...

Why I’m playing #WinAndYou’reIn

Not just because I’d like a trip to the Breeders Cup at Del Mar and a possible meet-and-greet with jockey Mike Smith and trainer Bob Baffert and a tour of the Del Mar backstretch. That would be wicked cool. I also figured the campaign would be good experience...

Happy Holidays 2016

CJ told me to put more horses on this website. Howzabout horses in a holiday greeting? From my other blog, The Horsey Set Net: May the holidays amaze you with wonder and joy. Video: the seniors on the 2015-15 Ethel Walker School equestrian drill team. For more from...

Ways to beat the summer heat? Part 1

Heat teamed with humidity is my Kryptonite. I hid under AC for years. Here’s how I learned to enjoy/tolerate summer without living in a bubble. I grew up without air conditioning in northern Kentucky, where Mother Nature used to  ratchet up the steam about a...

Who you gonna call?

Do-It-Yourself is great, until you get in over your head. When I was updating “plug-ins” on The Horsey Set Net, the blog crashed. When I returned to the blog’s WordPress dashboard, a white screen of error messages confronted me. I logged off and...